17th July, 2020 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 17th July, 2020
1. In July 2020, who has stepped down from the Chairman’s role at the HCL Technologies?
[A] Dilip Shanghvi
[B] Uday Kotak
[C] Arjun Malhotra
[D] Shiv Nadar
[E] Cyrus S. Poonawalla
2. Modulus Housing has developed a portable hospital unit called MediCAB that can be installed anywhere within two hours by four people. Modulus Housing is a startup of which of the following IITs?
[A] IIT Madras
[B] IIT Delhi
[C] IIT Bombay
[D] IIT Kanpur
[E] IIT Roorkee
3. UNICEF India has announced a partnership with which of the following to provide career counselling to young people in the country that will improve their employability skills in a COVID and post-COVID era?
[A] Cognizant
[B] Tech Mahindra
[C] Teleperformance
[D] SAP India
[E] HCL Technologies
4. Who is set to become the youngest ever recipient of an honorary degree from the University of Manchester?
[A] Marcus Rashford
[B] Daniel James
[C] Paul Pogba
[D] Tammy Abraham
[E] Luke Shaw
5. Shree Purushottam Priyadasji Swamishree Maharaj died of COVID-19 in July 2020. Who will be the spiritual heir of Shree Swaminarayan Gadi?
[A] Sadguru Bhadase Sagan Maraj
[B] Sadguru Shastri Shree Jitendriyapriyadasji Swami 
[C] Sadguru Narayanprasaddasji Swami
[D] Sadguru Gajanan Maharaj
[E] ​Sadguru Gopala Krishna Goswami
6. When is the World Day For International Justice, also known as Day of International Criminal Justice or International Justice Day observed?
[A] 14 July
[B] 15 July
[C] 16 July
[D] 17 July
[E] 18 July
7. Who has launched the first on-line NISHTHA programme for 1200 Key Resources Persons of Andhra Pradesh?
[A] Nitin Gadkari
[B] Narendra Modi
[C] Piyush Goyal
[D] Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank
[E] Hardeep Singh Puri

The Chief Minister of which state has inaugurated various tourism and pilgrimage project worth 126 Crore rupees during the e-launching event in July 2020?

[A] Rajasthan
[B] Gujarat
[C] Odisha
[D] Bihar
[E] Punjab
9. In Madhya Pradesh, coronavirus wards will be created in how many central jails across the state?
[A] 3
[B] 4
[C] 5
[D] 6
[E] 7

In July 2020, United Nations has designated Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) terror group's leader, as a global terrorist. Who is the leader of the group?

[A] Baitullah Mehsud
[B] Noor Wali Mehsud
[C] Abdullah Sungkar
[D] Abu Mohammad al-Julani
[E] Ahmed Yassin