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66. 

Bhupesh Pandya, who passed away recently, belonged to which profession?

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

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Theatre personality and Bollywood actor Bhupesh Pandya, who is best known for his role in Ayushmann Khurrana's debut film 'Vicky Donor' has passed away. He was an alumnus of National School of Drama (NSD).

67. 

Suresh Angadi passed away, he was the minster of state of which department?

A. Transport
B. Railways
C. Home Affairs
D. Health

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Union Minister of State for Railways, Suresh Angadi has passed away after he contracted coronavirus disease. He is the first member of the Union Cabinet to die due to coronavirus. Suresh Angadi was a four-time Lok Sabha MP from Karnataka's Belagavi constituency. He was elected in 2004, 2014 and 2019.

68. 

Ashalata Wabgaonkar passed away recently, she belonged to which profession?

A. Politician
B. Actress
C. Doctor
D. Director

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Renowned Marathi, Hindi films and stage actress Ashalata Wabgaonkar passed away. She acted in several Marathi films and plays. In Bollywood, she starred in films such as 'ApneParaye', 'WohSaat Din', 'NamakHalaal', 'Zanjeer' and others.

69. 

Which of the following mountaineer passed away recently?

A. Peter Athans
B. Tyler Armstrong
C. Ang Rita Sherpa
D. Richard bass

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Nepalese mountaineer Ang Rita Sherpa, the first person to climb Mount Everest 10 times died in Kathmandu at the age of 72.

70. 

Which iconic interior designer passed away recently?

A. Rajeev Sethi
B. Shamita Shetty
C. Elizabeth Kerkar
D. Gauri Khan

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

An iconic interior designer best known for her fine work with The Taj Mahal hotel and other Taj properties, Elizabeth Kerkar passes away at the age of 80.