1.Who among the following became the first person in the world with assets of 6.200 billion dollars?
a. Jeff Bezos
b. Bill Gates
c. Mark Zuckerberg
d. Binny bansal
ANSWER: a. Jeff Bezos
Jeff Bezos became the first spenders on earth with assets of $ 200 billion. Due to Corona virus (Kovid-19), the wealth of technology companies is increasing tremendously. Jeff Bezos, the world’s richest person, has become wealthier now. On August 26, 2020, Amazon founder and CEO Jeff Bezos’ assets rose to $ 204.6 billion. His wealth is $ 90 billion more than the world’s second richest person, Bill Gates. Bill Gates currently has assets of $ 116.1 billion.
2.Uttar Pradesh government has removed SK Bhagat, who has been appointed as the new Home Secretary?
a. Tarun Gaba
b. Rajendra Kumar Tiwari
c. Vijay Piplani
d. Manoj Kumar Singh
ANSWER: a. Tarun Gaba
Uttar Pradesh government has removed SK Bhagat and appointed Tarun Gaba as the new Home Secretary. Earlier, Tarun Gaba was IG Vigilance. SK Bhagat has been sent in his place. 2001 batch IPS officer Tarun Gaba is back in UP cadre from central deputation. Tarun Gaba was posted in CBI and was in charge of IPS Rakesh Asthana’s case. Tarun Gaba was made IG (vigilance) after returning from central deputation.
3.Recently Union Ministry of Culture announced the establishment of how many new administrative circles of Archaeological Survey of India to improve the management of monuments?
ANSWER: b. Seven
The main objective of this decision is to facilitate the process of preservation and registration of archaeological monuments. These new circles have been built in Jabalpur (Madhya Pradesh), Trichy (Tamil Nadu), Jhansi and Meerut (Uttar Pradesh), Hampi (Karnataka), Raiganj (West Bengal) and Rajkot (Gujarat). Hampi Mini Circle has been upgraded to a new circle and Delhi Mini Circle has been merged with Delhi Circle. Hampi city in Karnataka is a place of international importance from the point of view of archaeological heritage, so Hampi sub-circle has now been made a new fully developed circle.
4.Which of the following helpline services has been started by the Central Government for mental health rehabilitation?
d. life partner
ANSWER: c. Kiran
Central Government has started ‘Kiran’ helpline service for mental health rehabilitation. This is a free helpline, started by the central government. The helpline 1800-599-0019, prepared by the Ministry of Social Justice and Empowerment and its partners, aims to provide primary screening, first aid, psychological support, stress management, betterment of mental health, prevention of deviant behavior and crisis management in the psychological field. In addition to providing mental health rehabilitation services, the helpline also aims to provide stress, anxiety, depression, panic attacks, post traumatic stress disorder and mental health related emergency services due to epidemics.
5.The Assam government has approved insurance cover of how many lakh rupees for journalists, homeguards and other temporary employees on death from Kovid-19 on duty?
a. Rs 40 lakhs
b. 30 lakh rupees
c. 20 lakh rupees
d. 50 lakh rupees
ANSWER: d. Rs 50 lakhs The
Assam government has approved an insurance cover of Rs 50 lakhs for journalists, home guard personnel and other temporary employees who died from Kovid-19. The cabinet also approved raising the maximum age limit for Group Three and Group Four government jobs from 2 years to 40 years.