20th April, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 20th April, 2019
1. As per a UN report, the ________ Bhopal gas tragedy is among the world's 'major industrial accidents' of the 20th century.
[A] 1962
[B] 1978
[C] 1984
[D] 1992
[E] 1996
2. Who has been appointed to the board of directors of Paytm Payments Bank Ltd (PPB) in April 2019?
[A] Rahul Yadav
[B] Ravi Ruia
[C] Kunal Bahl
[D] Sairee Chahal
[E] Anil Agarwal
3. Saudi Arabia has issued a formal order increasing the Haj quota of India to ________ lakhs.
[A] 1.8
[B] 1.9
[C] 2
[D] 2.1
[E] 2.3
4. In which country has India rebuilt the Chhyoiphel Kundeling Monastery in April 2019?
[A] Nepal
[B] Bhutan
[C] Sri Lanka
[D] Myanmar
[E] Afghanistan

Read the following statements carefully:

1.First coined in 1945, the words ‘chemist’ and ‘druggist’ are headed for a change, with the Union Health Ministry replacing them with ‘pharmacy’.

2.The phrase ‘chemists and druggists’ was coined over seven decades ago, is quite old, and has lost its relevance in the current scenario.

3.The matter was deliberated upon by the Central Drugs Standard Control Organization.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct
6. United Nations honoured ________ Indian peacekeepers serving with the UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) with medals of honour for their dedicated service and sacrifice.
[A] 90
[B] 100
[C] 120
[D] 150
[E] 180
7. The study, ‘Assessment of Water Quality and Sediment To Understand Special Properties of River Ganga,’ was conducted by ________.
[A] The Energy and Resources Institute
[B] National Environmental Engineering and Research Institute
[C] Water Technology Centre
[D] Centre for Science and Environment
[E] National Institute For Education & Research
8. The country’s gold imports dipped about ________% in value terms to $32.8 billion during 2018-19, which trend is expected to keep a lid on the current account deficit.
[A] 2
[B] 2.6
[C] 3
[D] 3.2
[E] 3.8

Which of the following are the members of the Asian Tea Alliance that was launched in Guizhou, China in April 2019?

1.Indian Tea Association

2.China Tea Marketing Association

3.Indonesian Tea Marketing Association

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 1 and 2
[C] Only 1 and 3
[D] Only 2 and 3
[E] All are correct
10. Who has inked a pact with China's FutureMove Automotive to develop connected mobility solutions for automotive manufacturers in China and other markets?
[A] Tata Technologies
[B] Infosys
[C] Wipro
[D] HCL Technologies
[E] KPIT Technologies