Appointments on 30th April 2020

Published on April 30, 2020
Current Context: Suresh N Patel- He took oath as Vigilance Commissioner in the anti-corruption watchdog CVC for a tenure of two years. He was administered the oath of office by Sanjay Kothari, Central Vigilance Commissioner.
Appointments
  • The tenure of Vigilance Commissioner is of four years or till the incumbent attains the age of 65 years. The Central Vigilance Commission can have a Central Vigilance Commissioner and two Vigilance Commissioners. Sharad Kumar is working as another Vigilance Commissioner.
  • Static Part: 
    • HQ of Central Vigilance Commission: New Delhi
  • Rajiv Kumar- He has been appointed as the chairperson of the Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB) for a tenure of 3 years. He has been appointed by the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet (ACC) headed by Prime Minister Narendra Modi. He has replaced Kapil Dev Tripathi, who has now been appointed as Secretary to President Ram Nath Kovind
  • J Arunkumar- He has been appointed as the head coach of USA men's national cricket team. He has replaced interim coach James Pamment
  • Static Part:
    • HQ of USA Cricket: Colorado, US
    • Chairman of USA Cricket: ParaagMarathe
    • CEO of USA Cricket: Iain Higgins
  • Deepak Mittal- He has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the State of Qatar.
  • Static Part:
    • Capital of Qatar: Doha
    • Currency of Qatar: Qatari Riyal
  • Piyush Srivastava - He has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to Bahrain.
  • Static Part:
    • Capital of Bahrain: Manama
    • Currency of Bahrain: Bahraini Dinar

Questions:

Q.1 Who has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the State of Qatar? 
a. Piyush Srivastava
b. Deepak Mittal
c. Alok Kumar Sinha
d. P Kumaran

Q.2 Who has been appointed as the next Ambassador of India to the State of Bahrain?
a. Piyush Srivastava
b. Deepak Mittal
c. Alok Kumar Sinha
d. P Kumaran

Q.3 Who has been appointed as head coach of USA men's national cricket team?
a. James Pamment
b. Kapil Dev
c. Gary Kirsten
d. J Arunkumar

Q.4 Who has been appointed as the chairperson of the Public Enterprises Selection Board (PESB)? 
a. Suresh N Patel
b. Rajiv Kumar
c. Sharad Kumar
d. Kapil Dev Tripathi

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