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36. 

Which Bank partnered with NPCI to launch a digital rewards platform?

A. SBI
B. SVC
C. PNB
D. ICICI

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Powered by NPCI, the platform has a simple and smart dashboard for SVC Bank customers where they can view their points accumulation, redemptions and also have access to all the offers and rewards.

37. 

Which bank has published its Ecowrap report?

A. SBI
B. SVC
C. HDFC
D. ICICI

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The SBI has published its Ecowrap report. The report highlights that the pandemic has led to 60% increase in opening up of new Jan Dhan accounts.

38. 

Which bank asked lending institutions to implement waiver of interest on interest schemes?

A. SBI
B. SEBI
C. RBI
D. SIDBI

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The Reserve Bank of India has asked all the lending institutions to implement the waiver of interest on interest schemes for loans up to Rs 2 crore. The lending institutions also including non-banking financial companies.

39. 

Which organization has sanctioned Rs 3 crore for Sand Dune Park in Goa?

A. ADB
B. IMF
C. World Bank
D. UNESCO

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

India's first sand dune parks and interpretation centers are set to be developed in Goa. World Bank has sanctioned around Rs.3 crore under the programme. The Goa state biodiversity board has proposed the project, which will be implemented with financial assistance from the World Bank.

40. 

Which Bank launched a contactless multi-purpose card in partnership with Delhi Metro?

A. PNB
B. SBI
C. HDFC
D. RBI

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

SBI Card on Friday launched a contactless multi-purpose card in partnership with Delhi Metro that can function as a credit card as well as a metro smart card. The unique combo credit card 'Delhi Metro SBI Card' is thoughtfully designed for regular commuters on the Delhi Metro, SBI Card said in a release. The Delhi Metro SBI Card is a multi-purpose card that functions as a credit card as well as a metro smart card, offering the convenience and safety associated with both in one card, the pure-play credit card company said.