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11. 

The Former Foreign minister Madhavsinh Solanki has passed away. He was the former Chief Minister of which state?

A. Gujarat
B. Rajasthan
C. Haryana
D. Uttrakhand

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Veteran Congress leader Madhavsinh Solanki has passed away. He had been the Chief Minister of Gujarat for three times between. He was the longest serving chief minister of the state before Narendra Modi.

12. 

Sunil Kothari has passed away. He is associated with which profession?

A. Cricket
B. Historian
C. Commentator
D. Dance

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Eminent dance scholar and critic Sunil Kothari passed away at 87.

13. 

Chandrawati Devi, who passed away, was first woman parliamentarian of which state?

A. Bihar
B. Andhra Pradesh
C. Kerala
D. Haryana

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Chandrawati, former lieutenant governor (LG) of Pondicherry , died during her treatment at the PGIMS Rohtak on Sunday. The first woman parliamentarian of Haryana, who had defeated stalwart Bansi Lal in Lok Sabha polls in 1977, was 92.

14. 

Sanchaman Limboo passed away, he was the former CM of which state?

A. Odisha
B. Assam
C. Sikkim
D. Karnataka

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Former Sikkim chief minister Sanchaman Limboo passed away. He was 73. He was the fourth Chief Minister of Sikkim from 17 June 1994 - 12 December 1994 from Sikkim Sangram Parishad Party. He became the CM for nearly six months after toppling down the Late Nar Bahadur Bhandari's Government of Sikkim Sangram Parishad while he was in the cabinet minister in the same government in the year 1994.

15. 

Asif Basra passed away, he belonged to which profession?

A. Actor
B. Director
C. Singer
D. Politician

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Bollywood actor Asif Basra, who was known for his role in the recent thriller series Paatal Lok, has passed away. Apart from this, Basra had appeared in a number of Bollywood films, including a movie on the 1993 Mumbai blasts Black Friday, the 2002 Gujarat riots Parzania and Kai Po Che. He had also starred in several plays in India and abroad, performing in English, Hindi and Urdu theatre productions.