Correct Answer : Option (B) - Gwalior
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Asian Development Bank
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Ministry of Road Transport and Highways
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Ram Nath Kovind
Note : The President of India, Shri Ram Nath Kovind conferred the National Service Scheme (NSS) Awards for the year 2018-19 trough videoconferencing from Rashtrapati Bhawan on 24 September 2020. The NSS Award is conferred every year by the Department of Youth Affairs to recognize and reward outstanding contributions towards voluntary community service such as literacy and education, health, family welfare and nutrition, environment conservation, social service programmes, rescue and relief during calamities.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology
Note : The Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) and NITI Aayog will organize a summit on Artificial Intelligence (AI), RAISE 2020- 'Responsible AI for Social Empowerment 2020' from October 5-9, 2020. RAISE 2020 will be a global meeting of minds to exchange ideas and chart a course for using AI for social transformation, inclusion and empowerment in areas like Healthcare, Agriculture, Education and Smart Mobility, among other sectors.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - S Jaishankar
Note : The Union Minister of External Affairs, Dr S Jaishankar participated in the Special Ministerial Meeting of Foreign Ministers of the CICA on 24 September 2020. CICA stands for the 'Conference on Interaction & Confidence Building Measures in Asia'. CICA is an inter-governmental forum for enhancing cooperation towards promoting peace, security and stability in Asia.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Surface-to-surface missile
Correct Answer : Option (C) - ICAR
Correct Answer : Option (B) - China
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Kazakhstan