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46. 

Vijay Reddy passed away, he belonged to which profession?

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

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Sad news coming in from the Kannada film industry. As per reports in The Hindu, veteran film director B. Vijaya Reddy, better known as Vijay in the Kannada film industry is no more. Director Vijay passed away in Chennai and was 84 years old when he breathed his last. Director Vijay is most remembered for his collaboration with Dr. Rajkumar to deliver some of his finest films.

47. 

Eddie Van Halen, who was passed away was a renowned person of which field

A. Environmentalist
B. Musician
C. Choreographer
D. Editor

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Musician Eddie Van Halen, the Guitar virtuoso whose blinding speed, control and innovation propelled his band Van Halen into one of hard rock's biggest groups and became elevated to status of rock god, has died .He was 65.

48. 

KK Usha passed away, she was the first woman Chief Justice of which state?

A. Karnataka
B. Kerala
C. Odisha
D. Gujarat

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Former Chief Justice of the Kerala High Court, Justice KK Usha, passed away. She served as a judge from 1991 to 2000. And when she was appointed Chief Justice of the Kerala High Court from 2000 to 2001, Justice Usha became the first woman to join the High Court Judiciary from the Bar and became a Chief Justice.

49. 

Avinash Kharshikar passed away at 68, he belonged to which profession?

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

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Avinash Kharshikar has passed away at the age of 74 at his residence. The actor was one of the most prominent actors of the Indian film industry. Renuka Shahane took to social media to offer her condolences on the passing away of the veteran actor. Fans of the star were grieved as they too joined in the condolences messages for the now-departed film star.

50. 

Scientist Mario Molina passed away, he was the winner of which award?

A. Nobel Prize
B. Abel Prize
C. Breakthrough Prize
D. Turing Medals

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Mario Jose Molina, the only Mexican scientist to receive the Nobel Prize, passed away. He was born on 19th March 1943 in Mexico City, Mexico. He shared the 1995 Nobel Prize in Chemistry with Frank Sherwood Rowland of the United States(US) and Paul Crutzen of the Netherlands for their 1970 research on the damage to the Ozone layer.