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Daily Current Affairs Questions: 18 March 2020

Question 1.  An enzyme that goes by the name SIRT1 is known to be associated with?

(a)  Natural Stent

(b) Destruction of Cancer Cells

(c) Regulation of metabolic activities

(d)  Regulation of blood circulation


Question 2.A New Era for Girls” Report was released recently by?

(a) UNDP



(d)  WTO


Question 3.Mission Zero Accident is associated with which of the following?

(a)  Ministry of New and Renewable Energy

(b)  Ministry of Jal Sakthi

(c) Ministry of Power

(d)   Ministry of Railways


Question 4.Consider the following statements regarding State Disaster Response Fund (SDRF).

  1. The State Disaster Response Fundis constituted under the Disaster Management Act, 2005 and is the primary fund available with state governments for responses to notified disasters.
  2. For SDRF, the Centre releases funds as per the recommendation of the Finance Commission.
  3. The disasters covered under the SDRF include cyclones, droughts, tsunamis, hailstorms, landslides, avalanches and pest attacks.

Which of the given above statements is/are correct?

(a) 1 & 2

(b)  1 & 3

(c) 2 & 3

(d)  1, 2 &3


Question 5.Kihoto Hollohan case, recently seen in news is related to

(a)  Formation of States and Union Territories

(b) Delimitation of Assembly seats

(c) Constitutional challenge to the tenth Schedule

(d)  Judicial Review


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