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6. 

Who has been appointed as the brand ambassador and mentor of kids sportswear brand PLAETO?

A. KL Rahul
B. Rohit Sharma
C. Rahul Dravid
D. Virat Kohli

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Children's footwear brand PLAETO has announced the appointment of celebrated Indian cricketer Rahul Dravid as its brand ambassador and mentor.

7. 

Who has been appointed as the new secretary-general of Rajya Sabha?

A. P.P.K. Ramacharyulu
B. Rajiv Gauba
C. Nitin Gupta
D. Pramod Chandra Mody

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The former Central Board of Direct Taxes Chairman P.C. Mody has been appointed as the new secretary-general (SG) of Rajya Sabha.

8. 

Who has been appointed as a member of the International Law Commission (ILC) from India for five years starting January 2023?

A. Deepak Patel
B. Bhushan Kumar
C. Bimal Patel
D. Maruti More

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Professor Bimal Patel of India has been elected to the International Law Commission for a period of five-year. His five-year term will start on January 1, 2023.

9. 

Who among the following has been appointed as the Director-General of Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB)?

A. Gyaneshwar Singh
B. Satya Narayan Pradhan
C. Mutha Ashok Jain
D. Sanjay Kumar Singh

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Satya Narayan Pradhan has been appointed as the Director-General of Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on a deputation basis till the date of his superannuation on August 31, 2024, or until further orders.

10. 

Who has been appointed as the Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP)?

A. Felicitas Rombold
B. Hanno Bruhl
C. Michael Fassbender
D. Daniel Bruhl

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Spanish-German actor Daniel Bruhl has been named a Goodwill Ambassador for the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP).