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26. 

Daniel Menaker passed away, he belonged to which profession?

A. Author
B. Editor
C. Politician
D. Both A and B

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Daniel Menaker, an award-winning author of fiction and nonfiction and a long-time editor at The New Yorker and Random House who worked with Alice Munro, Salman Rushdie, Colum McCann and many others, passed away.

27. 

Naresh Kanodia passed away, he belonged to which profession?

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

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Veteran Gujarati film star-turned-politician, Naresh Kanodia passed away. He was the younger brother of Gujarati singer Mahesh Kanodia who died on 25 October 2020 in Gandhinagar after a prolonged illness.

28. 

Home minister Nayani Narsimha Reddy passed away, he belonged to which state?

A. Andhra Pradesh
B. Telangana
C. Himachal Pradesh
D. Gujarat

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Former Telangana home minister and senior TRS leader Nayini Narsimha Reddy passed away at a private corporate hospital in the wee hours of Thursday. He was 76. Nayani Narasimha Reddy, who had tested positive for Covid 19 last month, admitted to a private hospital for health complications post recovery from the infection, died while undergoing treatment.

29. 

Lee Kun-Hee passed away, he was the chairman of which company?

A. Micromax
B. Nokia
C. Blackberry
D. Samsung

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The chairman of South Korea's largest conglomerate, Samsung Group, Lee Kun-hee has passed away. Lee helped to transform Samsung from a small trading business to become the world's largest producer of smartphones and memory chips. The firm's overall turnover today is equivalent to a fifth of South Korea's GDP. Lee was also the richest person in South Korea, according to Forbes, with a net worth of nearly $21bn.

30. 

K J Mohammed passed away, he belonged to which profession?

A. Actor
B. Playback Singer
C. Director
D. Both A and B

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Playback singer, music director and actor K J Mohammed Babu, popularly known as 'Zero' Babu passed away. He was a recipient of the Sangeetha Nataka Akademi Award. He has sung in nearly 90 films and various plays. His first movie was the 1964 film 'Kudumbini'.