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September – 03 | Daily Current Affairs 2020


1. P Iniyan is related to which sports?
A) Football
B) Basket ball
C) Volleyball
D) Chess
Answer: D) Chess

  • Indian Grandmaster P Iniyan won the prestigious Annual World Open online chess tournament held recently.
  • Iniyan defeated Grandmasters Baadur Jobava of Georgia, Sam Sevian, Sergey Erenburg of USA and Nyzhyk Illia of Ukraine. Iniyan and Sjugiro Sanan finished with 7.5 points, but the Tamil Nadu player emerged winner because of a better tie-break score.
    It is the 48th edition of the annual event.
  • Iniyan had recently defeated world number two Fabiano Caruana in an online blitz event.


2. Appaji Gowda passed away. He is related to which field?
A) Singer
B) Writer
C) Politician
D) Sports
Answer: C) Politician

  • Former Bhadravathi MLA and JDS leader.
  • He is related to Karnataka.

Capital : Bengaluru
CM : B. S. Yeddyurappa
Governor : Vajubhai Vala

3. Noted Socialist leader Dattatraya Ekbote passed away. He is former Mayor of which place?
A) Mumbai, Maharashtra
B) Pune, Maharashtra
C) Satara, Maharashtra
D) Solapur, Maharashtra
Answer: B) Pune, Maharashtra
Capital : Mumbai
CM : Udhav Thackarey


4. RBL Bank partners with which global financial technology provider has launched Cardless Cash Withdrawal facility from ATMs?
A) Visa
B) Rupay
C) Mastercard
D) Empays Payment Systems
Answer: D) Empays Payment Systems
RBL Bank:
Hq: Mumbai, Mahrashtra
MD and CEO : Vishwavir Ahuja

5. Asian Development Bank gives how much amount to help protect North Chennai from floods by funding storm water drains?
A) USD 551 million
B) USD 351 million
C) USD 151 million
D) USD 251 million
Answer: D) USD 251 million
The project is estimated to cost USD 358.5 million.
Asian Development Bank:

Amount Purpose
USD 251 Million To help protect north chennai from floods
USD 1.5 Million Grant to boost COVID-19 medical responses in mongolia
USD 25 Million To amalgamated telecom to support png’s 4G networks

Tamil Nadu:
Capital : Chennai
CM : Edappadi K. Palaniswami
Governor : Banwarilal Purohit
Asian Development Bank:
Hq: Manila, Philippines
Head : Masatsugu Asakawa


6. Murali Ramakrishnan is appointed as MD and CEO of which bank?
B) Lakshmi Vilas Bank
C) HDFC Bank
D) South Indian Bank
Answer: D) South Indian Bank

  • He retired from ICICI Bank as Senior General Manager at Strategic Project Group on May 30, 2020 and joined the Bank as an advisor on July 1, 2020.
  • The bank got the Reserve Bank of India’s approval for the appointment for a period of three years with effect from October 1, 2020.
  • S Krishnan is served as ED,Canara Bank.
Name Appointment Replaced
Murali Ramakrishnan MD and CEO of South Indian Bank
S Krishnan MD &CEO, Punjab and Sind Bank H Harishankar

South Indian Bank:
Hq: Thrissur, Kerala
Tagline: Experience Next Generation Banking
Punjab & Sind Bank:
Hq: New Delhi
Tagline: Where Service is a way of Life

7. Who is appointed as Chairman and First CEO of Railway Board?
A) Vijay Kumar Yadav
B) Vicky Kumar Yadav
C) Vanoj Kumar Yadav
D) Vinod Kumar Yadav
Answer: D) Vinod Kumar Yadav

  • Yadav is currently the chairman of Railway Board.
  • The Indian Railway Medical Service (IRMS) will be renamed the Indian Railway Health Service (IRHS).

8. M Veeralakshmi becomes India’s First Woman Ambulance Driver of which state?
A) Kerala
B) Tamil Nadu
C) Nagaland
D) Madhya Pradesh
Answer: B)Tamil Nadu


9. IIT Delhi incubated startup Chakr Innovation has launched decontamination device to decontaminate N95 masks. What is the name of that device?
A) ‘Chakr KillCoV’
B) ‘Chakr DivCov’
C) ‘Chakr DeCoV’
D) ‘Chakr SenCoV’
Answer: C) ‘Chakr DeCoV’

10. Which organization has developed a rapid and sensitive method to detect coronavirus infection in 30 minutes using a mass spectrometer?
Answer: A) CSIR-IGIB

  • IGIB – Institute of Genomics and Integrative Biology.
  • In the study by the scientists of IGIB, an institute under the Council for Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), the rapid test method can detect two peptides, QIAPGQTGK and AIVSTIQRKYK, from structural spike glycoprotein and replicase polyprotein with a sensitivity of 90 per cent and specificity of 100 per cent.

11. The Defence Institute of Advanced Technology has developed a herbal-based immunity-boosting room freshener product named “Healthy Air” to contain the spread of COVID-19. Where is the headquarters of The Defence Institute of Advanced Technology?
A) Mumbai, Maharashtra
B) Pune, Maharashtra
C) Satara, Maharashtra
D) Solapur, Maharashtra
Answer: B) Pune, Maharashtra


12. US President Donald Trump announced which place as the first World War II Heritage City?
A) Wilmington
B) Washington D.C
C) Greater Los Angeles
D) Atlanta
Answer: A) Wilmington
United States:
Capital : Washington D.C
Currency :US Dollar


13. Which state government to create Udyog Bandhu-like body for farmers?
A) Andhra Pradesh
B) Uttar Pradesh
C) Madhya Pradesh
D) Nagaland
Answer: B) Uttar Pradesh

  • Uttar Pradesh (UP) is all set to create a dedicated body, on the lines of Udyog Bandhu, to assist enterprising farmer producer organisations (FPOs) in investing in projects for post-harvest infrastructure management and community farming assets with the help of the Agriculture Infrastructure Fund (AIF)
  • The Central government plans to make Rs 1 lakh crore AIF available to banks that will finance these projects.

14. Which state police-first in country to set up voice recording system to transcribe case diaries?
A) Andhra Pradesh
B) Mizoram
C) Nagaland
D) Bihar
Answer: D) Bihar
In a first for the country, the police in Bihar’s Arwal district have started writing case diaries through an automated transcription system in stations in the district.
Capital : Patna
CM : Nitish Kumar
Governor : Phagu Chauhan

15. Which state government partnership with CSIR-IICT to establish Bulk Drug Pharma park in the State?
A) Uttar Pradesh
B) Punjab
C) Andhra Pradesh
D) Haryana
Answer: C) Andhra Pradesh
CSIR-IICT – Council of Scientific and Industrial Research – Indian Institute of Chemical Technology.
Andhra Pradesh:
Capital : Amaravati
CM: Y. S. Jaganmohan Reddy
Governor : Biswa Bhushan Harichandan


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