15th May, 2020 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 15th May, 2020
1. The government will launch a Rs ________ crores Pradhan Mantri Matsya Sampada Yojana for the development of marine and inland fisheries.
[A] 5,000
[B] 10,000
[C] 15,000
[D] 20,000
[E] 25,000
2. In May 2020, the Centre has set up a new body – Rice Export Promotion Forum (REPF), under the aegis of which of the following?
3. In partnership with which of the following has the Tribal Affairs Minister Arjun Munda launched the GOAL - Going Online As Leaders - programme?
[A] YouTube
[B] LinkedIn
[C] Twitter
[D] Facebook
[E] Snapchat
4. Where did Defence Minister Rajnath Singh commission Indian Coast Guard Ship (ICGS) Sachet and two interceptor boats (IBs) C-450 and C-451 in May 2020?
[A] Kerala
[B] Maharashtra
[C] Goa
[D] Gujarat
[E] Odisha
5. The government in May 2020 announced how many lakh crore for strengthening the farm-gate infrastructure for farmers, in the third tranche of the mega relief package?
[A] 1
[B] 2
[C] 3
[D] 4
[E] 5
6. In May 2020, Nirmala Sitharaman has announced an amendment to the Essential Commodities Act. The amendment will be largely towards de-regulating which of the following crops?
[A] Potatoes
[B] Cereals
[C] Onions
[D] Both 1 and 2
[E] All 1, 2 and 3
7. By mid- May 2020, e-NAM platform has reached a milestone of one thousand Mandis across ________ States and three Union Territories.
[A] 12
[B] 14
[C] 16
[D] 18
[E] 20

In May 2020, who e-launched print as well as e-editions of the set of 7 titles on "Psycho-Social impact of pandemic and lockdown and how to Cope With"?

[A] Prakash Javadekar
[B] Harish Rawat
[C] Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank
[D] Trivendra Singh Rawat
[E] Ravi Shankar Prasad
9. In May 2020, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh has approved the launch of DTIS. What does 'T' stand for in DTIS?
[A] Tool
[B] Testing
[C] Truck
[D] Training
[E] Terminate
10. Landing Craft Utility Ship 'INLCU L57' was commissioned into Indian Navy in Port Blair in May 2020. The ship is capable of carrying how many troops?
[A] 140
[B] 160
[C] 180
[D] 200
[E] 220