March 9 2020 Current Affairs

09 Mar, 2020
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  • Question 1: Where is Visva-Bharati University located?
  • Explanation:In West Bengal, after the cancellation of 'Basanta Utsab' (spring festival) to prevent the outbreak of novel coronavirus, Visva-Bharati University authorities has announced the closure of Rabindra Bhavana museum for general public till further notice.
  • Question 2: Govt plans to have at least one PMBJP Kendra in each block of country by end of .....?
  • Explanation: Union Government plans to have at least one Pradhan Mantri Bhartiya JanAushadhi Pariyojana (PMBJP) Kendra in each block of the country by the end of current year.
  • Question 3: Which of these has launched SCORES mobile application?
  • Explanation:SCORES is the Mobile Application designed by SEBI to lodge grievances by investors against listed companies, registered intermediaries and other institutions. In addition to accessing the SCORES platform on the Internet, investors can now download the SEBI SCORES app and use it to file their grievances.
  • Question 4: Who ash been sworn in as Afghanistan President for the second term?
  • Explanation: Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani was sworn in for a second term today as his rival Abdullah Abdullah held a parallel inauguration that could plunge the country deeper into crisis ahead of peace talks with the Taliban.
  • Question 5: The recently released book titled - Chronicles of Change Champions - is a compilation of which government welfare scheme?
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  • Question 6: As per the latest report published by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), ___ economy is the most affected by the coronavirus?
  • Explanation: The most affected sectors include precision instruments, machinery, automotive and communication equipment. Among the most affected economies are the European Union (USD 15.6 billion), the United States (USD 5.8 billion), Japan (USD 5.2 billion), South Korea (USD 3.8 billion), Taiwan Province of China (USD 2.6 billion) and Vietnam ( USD 2.3 billion).
  • Question 7: Name the new Chief Information Commissioner of India?
  • Explanation:
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