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16 to 20 June 2020 Current Affairs MCQs, Quiz, Questions: Current Affairs for June 2020Daily Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) for India GK, World GK and current affairs with Collection of daily objective type Question by www.Indiagk.net based on General Knowledge (GK) and General Science (GS) Questions for UPSC, State PSC, SSC, Police exam, Railway exam, SBI, Bank PO, IBPC, SSC, LDC, UDC, Army, Airforce, Navy, Coast Guard, Bank Clerk, TET and all entrance examination with current affairs News, Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) available on Website www.IndiaGK.net and Android Apps with daily updates:.  

Current Affairs Questions on 16 to 20 June 2020 :

On 17 June 2020 India was elected as a non-permanent member of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC). With this election India has achieved this distinction how many times?

A. 5 times

B. 2 times

C. 8 times

D. 10 times

Answer: C

Explanation: India got elected as a non-permanent member of the UNSC for the eighth time, securing the seat for the Asia-Pacific Group on 17 June 2020. India got 184 out of the 192 valid votes polled. Non-permanent members are elected for a two-year term. India’s term will start from 1 January 2021 and will last till 31 December 2022.


Which nation blocked Pakistan’s attempt to declare Indian citizen as 'global terrorist'?

A. Russia 

B. Italy

C. France

D. USA

Answer: D

Explanation: The Union States has blocked and terminated Pakistan’s proposal to proscribe an Indian national as a global terrorist by the UN Security Council (UNSC) 1267 sanctions committee.


Nepal's Parliament on 18 June 2020 passed an amendment to include which Indian territories in its map as Indian Government opposed this action as completely inappropriate?

A. Kalapani

B. Lipulekh

C. Limpiyadhura

D. All of above

Answer: D

Explanation: The Lower House of Nepal's Parliament on 13 June 2020 voted unanimously to amend the Constitution to redraw the country's new political map, laying claim over the strategically key areas of Lipulekh, Kalapani and Limpiyadhura along the border with India. Later on 18 June 2020 the Upper House also passed the resolution. India has been maintaining that these three areas belonged to it. The ties between the two countries came under severe strain after Defence Minister Rajnath Singh inaugurated the 80-KM-long road on 8 May 2020. Nepal reacted sharply to the inauguration of the road claiming that it passed through Nepalese territory. India rejected the claim.


Which court allowed the Puri Rath Yatra to be conducted with certain restrictions?

A. Delhi HC

B. Allahabad HC

C. Supreme Court

D. Telangana HC

Answer: C

Explanation: The Supreme Court on June 22, 2020 indicated that it would allow Puri's Rath Yatra, which is scheduled to start from tomorrow. The Apex court stated that it cannot micro-manage the rituals and left it to the wisdom of state, the Centre and temple management to deal with that issue.......Check More at INDIA GK" App: tinyurl.com/IndiaGK



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