Correct Answer : Option (D) - National Council of Applied Economic Research
Correct Answer : Option (B) - G.C. Murmu
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Google
Correct Answer : Option (D) - RBI
Correct Answer : Option (D) - First Atomic Bomb attack
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Maharastra
Note : On August 7, 2020 Piyush Goyal, Union Minister of Railways and Narendra Singh Tomar, Union Minister of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare flagged off the India’s 1st Kisan Rail, a Special Parcel Train from Maharashtra's Devlali to Bihar’s Danapur Railway station through video link. This is the 1st ever multi commodity train of Indian Railways(IR) that carries fruits like Pomegranate, Banana, Grapes etc and vegetables like Capsicum, Cauliflower etc. The train will run on a weekly basis.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Mahinda Rajapaksa
Note : Parliamentary elections in Sri Lanka were held on 5 August 2020 to elect 225 members to Sri Lanka’s 16th Parliament. Sri Lanka Podujana Peramuna (SLPP) headed by Prime Minister Mahinda Rajapaksa has won 145 (plus five more seats from allies) in the elections, securing two-thirds majority in the parliament.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Pradeep Kumar Joshi
Note : On 6th August, 2020, the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) appointed Professor Pradeep Kumar Joshi as its new Chairman. His tenure as the chairman of the UPSC will be till May 12, 2021. He succeeds Arvind Saxena who retires as the UPSC chairman on 6th August 2020.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Google
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Lebanon