20th March 2021 Current Affairs || 20-03-2021 Daily Current Affairs
Dinesh Patel, a computer science teacher at IIT Bombay Kendriya Vidyalaya, has developed an innovative robot called ‘Shalu’ but how many languages can it speak?
1. 40 languages
2. 45 languages
3. 47 languages
4. 50 languages
టి Inspired by the Bollywood movie ‘Robot’, IIT Bombay Kendriya Vidyalaya computer science teacher Dinesh Patel has developed an innovative robot called ‘Shalu’
It can speak 9 native languages and 38 foreign languages, he revealed.
It is similar to the Sofia robot developed by Hanson Robotics in Hong Kong.
Inspired by the movie ‘Robo’, Dinesh developed this robot.
Which Telugu poet was nominated for the Kendra Sahitya Akademi Award?
1. Khwaja Hussain
• 2020 annual Sahitya Akademi Awards for the year in which the details of the Sahitya Akademi secretary kesrinivasaravu Academy announced on March 12.
• Literary awards for 7 works on poetry, 4 novels, five short story books, two plays, memoirs and epic poetry in all 20 languages. The award carries a cash prize of Rs 1 lakh, a copper plate and a shawl.
How many crores of NFSA beneficiaries in the country are currently in the One Nation One Ration system?
1. 66 crores
2. 67 crores
3. 68 crores
4. 69 crores
As part of the plan to implement the One Nation One Ration Card Scheme across the country under the National Food Security Act … the Central Government launched the “Mera Ration Mobile App” on March 11.
The government has said that the app, which is currently available in English and Hindi, will benefit ration card holders moving to new areas for livelihood.
Except for four states …
Currently, 32 states and union territories are participating in the One Nation One Ration Card scheme, the government said. The other four states – Assam, Chhattisgarh, Delhi and West Bengal – will be connected in the next few months. Currently, there are about 69 crore NFSA beneficiaries in the country in the One Nation One Ration system.
Which was the first airport to have a dedicated cargo terminal?
1. kia airport
2. Indira Gandhi International Airport
3. Rajiv Gandhi International Airport
4. Goa International Airport
AYUSHMAN BHARAT PM (JAY (Pradhan Mantri-Jan Arogya Yojana) has recently (on March 21) met which insurance scheme in 113 districts of 4 states?
1) Expatriate Indian Insurance Scheme
2) Employees’ State Insurance Scheme
3) Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyothi Bima Yojana
4) National Agricultural Insurance Scheme
A freight terminal with an area of 2 lakh square feet has been set up at Kempegowda International Airport (KIA) in Bangalore to further enhance freight services.
The terminal was inaugurated on March 12 by M. Srinivas, Chief Commissioner, Customs, Bangalore Zone. This makes KIA the first airport in the country to have a dedicated cargo terminal. Mechanical truck docks have been set up at the new terminal to receive and deliver goods.
Kiran Bedi was presented with the “Baton of Honor” by President Ram Nath Kovind in recognition of any of her following services.
1. Indian Police Service
2. Union Territory of Puducherry
3. United Nations Police
4. Bharatiya Janata Party
Which Indian celebrity is listed in the World Economic Forum 2021 Young Global Leaders (YGL) Forum?
1. Anushka Sharma
2. Shraddha Kapoor
3. Deepika Padukone
4. Alia Bhatt
In which year did Nisar (NASA-ISRO Synthetic Aperture Radar) aim to launch a joint venture to produce high resolution images?
What is the ranking of India among the 40 countries in Asia-Pacific in the latest Economic Freedom Index published by American think tank?
Thomas Bach was re-elected as the Chairman of which of the following sports committees for an additional four years?
1. International Olympic Committee
2. International Football Committee
3. International Cricket Committee
4. International Hockey Committee
Minister of State for Finance and Corporate Affairs Anurag Thakur has been promoted to Captain in Territorial …………………?
3. Air Force
Who has been appointed as the new Chief Statistician (CSA) of India?
1. GP Samantha
2. Sridhar Srivastava
3. Rattan Chand
4. Probeer Chaudhary
According to the Central Government of India statistics, what percentage of the people in the country consume rice.
Leading car maker Titan – Electric Vehicles to launch business in India. This is the company of any country
According to a survey conducted by PWC on various CEOs around the world, what percentage of people are confident that the global economy is on the path to recovery?
The ADR (Association for Democratic Reforms) has revealed how many public representatives have switched parties in India between 2016-20.
The Central Government of India has decided to impose a tariff on imported solar modules from April 1, 2022.
The UNO has revealed how many crores of people in 12 countries are starving due to the famine, according to its latest report.
1. 4.2 Co ||
2. 3.4 Co ||
3. 5 Co ||
4. 6.2 Co ||