GK Current Affairs Quiz- 20th May, 2019

Q1. The Rohtang Pass which is opened today is located in which State
(a) Sikkim
(b) Arunachal Pradesh
(c) Uttarakhand
(d) Himachal Pradesh

Q2. The annual maritime bilateral naval exercise SIMBEX is conducted between navies of India and
(a) Japan
(b) Singapore
(c) China
(d) Hong Kong

Q3. The Second India Open International Boxing Tournament begins today in
(a) Ranchi
(b) Pune
(c) Shillong
(d) Guwahati

Q4. World Metrology Day is celebrated today to commemorates anniversary of the signing of the Metre Convention in
(a) 1872
(b) 1875
(c) 1879
(d) 1883

Q5. The third meeting of the Advisory Council of the 15th Finance Commission held in
(a) New Delhi
(b) Mumbai
(c) Chennai
(d) Bengaluru

Q6. Rajeev Kumar who made plea in the Supreme Court to protect him from arrest by the CBI was a former police Commissioner of
(a) Mumbai
(b) Patna
(c) Kolkata
(d) Hyderabad

Q7. Which country today issued a request for a detention order against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange
(a) Belgium
(b) Sweden
(c) United Kingdom
(d) France

Q8. Volodymyr Zelenskiy today took oath as new President of
(a) Kazakhstan
(b) Poland
(c) Ukraine
(d) Belarus