31st December, 2019 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 31st December, 2019
1. Who was appointed as the Chairperson & Managing Director (CMD) of Shipping Corporation of India?
[A] H.K Joshi
[B] P.K Joshi
[C] O.P Jindal
[D] Dr Noonsavath Thirumala Naik
[E] None of these
2. In December 2019, who has been appointed as Director of OBC, ST & SC Development and M&BCW Department in Odisha?
[A] Baijayant Panda
[B] Prasanta Kumar Senapati
[C] Kamakhya Prasad Singh Deo
[D] Srikant Kumar Jena
[E] Pinaki Misra
3. The Indian Navy is planning to build how many submarines, including six nuclear attack submarines?
[A] 18
[B] 20
[C] 24
[D] 28
[E] 32
4. How many water aerodromes will be set up by the Airports Authority of India (AAI) in Andaman & Nicobar Islands?
[A] 2
[B] 3
[C] 4
[D] 5
[E] 6
5. Which of the following is set to raise up to $1.5 billion which could be one of the largest overseas borrowing exercises by an Indian company in the New Year?
[A] Essar Power Transmission Company Ltd
[B] Unitech Power Transmission Ltd
[C] Power Tech India
[D] Adani Electricity Mumbai Ltd
[E] Sterlite power Transmission Limited
6. When will the Finance Ministry organise a conference 'Arun Jaitley Memorial Lecture' to pay tribute to the former finance minister?
[A] January 2020
[B] February 2020
[C] ​March 2020
[D] April 2020
[E] ​May 2020
7. Which of the following is gearing up to host the 107th Indian Science Congress in January 2020?
[A] University of Agricultural and Horticultural Sciences, Shimoga
[B] Central Agricultural University, Imphal
[C] Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya, Raipur
[D] University of Agricultural Sciences, Bengaluru
[E] Jawaharlal Nehru Krishi Vishwa Vidyalaya, Jabalpur
8. Peter Siddle is associated to which of the following sports?
[A] Tennis
[B] Cricket
[C] Golf
[D] Football
[E] Chess
9. In December 2019, which of the following projects were launched to enhance security and ease of doing business at airports?
[B] e-BCAS
[D] Both 1 and 2
[E] All are correct
10. At which of the following railway stations did the Indian Railways introduce a new “Passenger Information System”, in December 2019?
[A] Katpadi Junction railway station
[B] Anakapalle railway Station
[C] Palakkad Junction railway station
[D] Mangalore Central railway station
[E] Coimbatore Junction railway station