20th February SSC Current Affairs MCQ 20th February SSC Current Affairs MCQ

Q1) Netra Vaman, seen in news recently, is a variety of ____?

  1. Apple
  2. Almond
  3. Cashew
  4. Pineapple

Q2) Facebook has started blocking users, news organisations and other organisations of which country from sharing news and other links on the platform?

  1. Canada
  2. Australia
  3. Denmark
  4. United Kingdom

Q3) HCL Technologies has inked an agreement with which Indian Institute of Technology to collaborate in the area of cybersecurity?

  1. IIT Bombay
  2. IIT Kanpur
  3. IIT Roorkee
  4. IIT Madras

Q4) Which state government has cleared the caravan tourism policy in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic?

  1. Gujarat
  2. Kerala
  3. Jharkhand
  4. Maharashtra

Q5) Who is the author of the book “ASOCA: A Sutra”?

  1. Irwin Allan Sealy
  2. Avni Doshi
  3. Tim Parks
  4. Sunjeev Sahota

Q6) The Union Cabinet has approved the production-linked incentive scheme for the which sector with an outlay of Rupees 12,195 crore over five years?

  1. Textile
  2. Telecom
  3. Power
  4. Agriculture

Q7) The Reserve Bank of India has given permission to which company for the takeover of DHFL?

  1. Kotak Mahindra
  2. Reliance Industries
  3. Indiabulls Group
  4. Piramal Group

Q8) Mastercard has signed an Memorandum of understanding with which payment gateway to make digital payments more accessible for MSMEs?

  1. PayPal
  2. CCAvenue
  3. Razorpay
  4. Instamojo

Q9) Asian Development Bank will provide Rupees 100 crore loan to which hospital chain for healthcare services and medical equipment to fight the COVID-19 pandemic?

  1. Medanta
  2. Apollo
  3. Fortis
  4. Max

Q10) Which team has won the KKFI 2021 Super League Kho Kho Tournament ?

  1. Rhinos
  2. Cheetahs
  3. Panthers
  4. Pahadi Billas

Q11) Who has been appointed by United Nations Secretary General Antonio Guterres as Under-Secretary-General and Associate Administrator of UNDP?

  1. Chitra Ramkrishna
  2. Usha Rao-Monari
  3. Usha Sangwan
  4. Vani Kola

Q12) The IPI India Award for Excellence in Journalism, 2020 has been awarded to whom?

  1. Shamik Chakrabarty
  2. Rahul Pisharody
  3. Ritika Chopra
  4. Rashmi Samant

Q13) Jean-Michel Sama Lukonde has been appointed as the new Prime Minister of which country?

  1. Marshall Islands
  2. Democratic Republic of Congo 
  3. Tuvalu
  4. Nauru

Q14) Tyre maker CEAT has roped in which actor as its brand ambassador for promoting the ‘Puncture Safe’ range of bike tyres?

  1. Mahesh Babu
  2. Varun Dhawan
  3. Akshay Kumar
  4. Rana Daggubati

Q15) Captain Satish Sharma, who passed away, was associated with which political party?

  1. Bhartiya Janta Party
  2. Congress
  3. Communist Party of India
  4. Bahujan Samaj Party

Q16) Who has taken over as Principal Director General of All India Radio News?

  1. N. Venudhar Reddy
  2. Jaideep Singh
  3. Vinod Dua
  4. Sunit Tandon

Q17) The International Solar Alliance is plannng to launch the WSB at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Glasgow in November? What is the full form of WSB?

  1. Wind Solar Bank
  2. Work Sunlight Bank
  3. World Solar Bank
  4. None of the above

Q18) Over how many complaints were made against banks to the RBI’s banking ombudsman in FY20?

  1. 2 lakh
  2.  3 lakh 
  3. 4 lakh
  4. 1 lakh