Current Affairs Questions 16 October 2020

Current Affairs Questions – 16 October 2020 provided to you by MockBank have all the relevant questions for the Current Awareness or General Knowledge section of IBPS Bank PO, IBPS Clerical, IAS, UPSC, CDS, Railways, NDA, State PCS, MBA, CLAT, and all other similar competitive examinations.

Daily Current Affairs Questions 16 October 2020

Q.1. India has contributed how much amount to the United Nations Relief and Works Agency (UNRWA) for Palestine Refugees in Near East?
Ans. $ 1 million

Q.2. Which country has been re-elected as the president of the International Solar Alliance (ISA) for a term of two years?
Ans. India

Q.3. PM Narendra Modi has launched the programme of physical distribution of Property Cards under which scheme through video conferencing?
Ans. SVAMITVA
 SVAMITVA stands for Survey of Villages and Mapping with Improvised Technology in Village Areas.

Q.4. Who has been named an ambassador for the World Athletics Half Marathon Championships Gdynia 2020?
Ans. Constantina Dita

Q.5. World Food Day (WFD) is observed globally on 16 October every year. What is the theme for this year?
Ans. Grow, nourish, sustain. Together.

Q.6. Which state government has signed a pact with Vedanta Group firm Hindustan Zinc Ltd (HZL) to set up a greenfield zinc smelter in the state?
Ans. Gujarat

Q.7. ‘Red Light On, Gaadi Off’ campaign has been launched in which state/UTs under which people will be encouraged to switch engines of their vehicles off while waiting at traffic signals?
Ans. Delhi

Q.8. Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari flagged off a Forth Kishan Rail from which station?
Ans. Nagpur to Adarsh Nagar, Delhi

Q.9. Global Handwashing Day occurs on 15 October of each year to highlights the importance of handwashing with soap and water at home, in the community, and around the world. What is the theme for this year?

Ans. Hand Hygiene for All

Q.10. Charlie Moore passed away recently. He was associated with which sports?
Ans. Hurdles

Direct Link to Update Current Affairs Questions on Daily Basis

More Current Affairs Question

Daily Current Affairs Questions – 15 October 2020 CLICK HERE TO APPLY
Daily Current Affairs Questions – 14 October 2020 CLICK HERE TO APPLY
Daily Current Affairs Questions – 13 October 2020 CLICK HERE TO APPLY