23rd May, 2020 Current Affairs Questions and Answers

Day Wise Current Affairs Quiz Questions and Answers on 23rd May, 2020
1. In May 2020, the central government has revised the advisory on the use of ________ as prophylactic for COVID-19 infections.
[A] Ritonavir
[B] Prednisone
[C] Losartan
[D] Hydroxychloroquine
[E] Levofloxacin
2. Who has been appointed as National President of FICCI Ladies Organization (FLO) in May 2020?
[A] Archana Bhargava
[B] Bala Deshpande
[C] Jahnabi Phookan
[D] Arundhati Bhattacharya
[E] Angela Braly
3. Who has been appointed by the World Bank to a key position on climate change and disaster management in South Asia, in May 2020?
[A] Montek Singh Ahluwalia
[B] Abhas Jha
[C] Kaushik Basu
[D] Avinash Dixit
[E] Bibek Debroy
4. Which of the following has developed an electrochemical sensing platform for detecting carcinogenic or mutagenic compound N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) and N-nitrosodiethanolamine (NDEA) sometimes found in food items?
[A] Institute of Advanced Study in Science and Technology (IASST), Guwahati
[B] AIIMS Delhi
[C] Assam Institute Of Advanced Studies
[D] Asian Institute Of Management And Technology
[E] Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati
5. When is the United Nations’ (UN) International Day to End Obstetric Fistula observed?
[A] 21 May
[B] 22 May
[C] 23 May
[D] 24 May
[E] 25 May
6. Which state has started fever clinics to make the screening facilities related to coronavirus more easily available to the people?
[A] Gujarat
[B] Madhya Pradesh
[C] Jharkhand
[D] Uttar Pradesh
[E] Bihar
7. When is the World Turtle Day celebrated annually?
[A] 22 May
[B] 23 May
[C] 24 May
[D] 25 May
[E] 26 May
8. In May 2020, the government has allocated how many rupees (in crores) towards beekeeping under the Atma Nirbhar Abhiyan?
[A] 200
[B] 300
[C] 400
[D] 500
[E] 600
9. How many services hosted on the website of Indian Metrological Department, IMD have been onboarded to UMANG application?
[A] 4
[B] 5
[C] 6
[D] 7
[E] 8
10. Which of the following has acquired a strategic stake in Voicezen, an early-stage startup focused on conversational AI technologies?
[A] Jio
[B] Aircel
[C] Bharti Airtel
[E] Vodafone India