Correct Answer : Option (A) - Assam
Note : The Assam government has announced Chief Sishu Sewa Scheme for the welfare of those children who lost parents due to COVID-19.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Srinagar
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Chinese
Correct Answer : Option (C) - 3
Note : The three Indian peacekeepers, who laid down their lives while serving in UN peacekeeping missions in 2020 has been chosen to be awarded the prestigious UN medal posthumously for courage and sacrifice in the line of duty.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Samant Kumar Goel
Note : The government extended the tenure of Research and Analysis Wing (R&AW) Chief Samant Kumar Goel, by one-year.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Paytm
Note : The Digital payments giant Paytm is planning to come out with an initial public offer worth USD 3 billion later this year.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - 90%
Note : Dependent family members of such persons will be entitled to get the benefit of pension equivalent to 90% of average daily wage drawn by the worker as per the existing norms.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - YUVA
Note : The Department of Higher Education under Ministry of Education, has launched a new initiative called 'YUVA- Prime Minister's Scheme For Mentoring Young Authors'.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Indian Broadcasting and Digital Foundation
Note : The Indian Broadcasting Foundation, the apex body of broadcasters in India, is being renamed as Indian Broadcasting and Digital Foundation.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Jagjit Pavadia
Note : Jagjit Pavadia, the former Narcotics Commissioner of India, has been elected as the President of the International Narcotics Control Board.