|A.||Rs.1 lakh||B.||Rs.2.5 lakh|
|C.||Rs.3 lakh||D.||Rs.5 lakh|
Explanation:The Centre has announced that it is to issue all the pending income-tax refunds up to Rs.5 lakh immediately. The move by the Centre is to provide immediate relief to the business entities and individuals.An income tax (I-T) refund is due to a taxpayer/individual when the tax deducted from his/her income in a particular financial year is higher than his/her total income tax liability. The I-T refunds will benefit around 14 lakh taxpayers across India.
|A.||Prahalad Singh Patel|
|B.||Hardeep Singh Puri|
|C.||Santosh Kumar Gangwar|
|D.||Shripad Yesso Naik|
Explanation:The Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA) announced the launch of a revised version of the existing "Swachhata-MoHUA App". The pilot version of the revised version of the App is being tested. After its feedback, it will be launched across India. Hardeep Singh Puri (born 15 February 1952) is an Indian politician, former diplomat who is the current Civil Aviation Minister and Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs in India.
|A.||Corona platform||B.||Safety platform|
|C.||iGOT platform||D.||Covid platform|
Explanation:The Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT), under the Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, is to launch "iGOT platform," a learning platform to combat COVID-19 for all front-line workers. The digital platform to train all healthcare people who fight against coronavirus in India.
Explanation:Indian Railways introduced "Timetabled Parcel Train services" for nationwide transportation of essential commodities and other goods. The move by the Railways is to boost the supply chain across the country amid the major lockdown. The unhindered services offered by Indian Railways is expected to boost the availability of vital goods required for ordinary citizens, industry, and agriculture. Indian Railways is divided into 17 zones, which are further sub-divided into divisions.
|A.||$10 billion||B.||$20 billion|
|C.||$30 billion||D.||$40 billion|
Explanation:The US military has requested an additional $20 billion fund to strengthen naval, airborne and ground-based operations in the Indo-Pacific region. Despite its battle against COVID-19, the US military is continuing to pursue its China containment strategy and plans to strengthen its presence in the Indo-Pacific region.