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16. 

Who has taken over as the new AEPC Chairman?

A. Anand Mahindra
B. Narendra Goenka
C. Samir Mehta
D. Pawan Munjal

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Narendra Kumar Goenka took charge as the new Chairman of the Apparel Export Promotion Council (AEPC) during its executive committee meeting.

17. 

Who is the head of the Working group set up to strengthen television rating point (TRP) services?

A. Anurag Singh Thakur
B. Shashi Shekhar Vempati
C. Sukant Vatsa
D. L Murugan

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The Ministry of Information and Broadcasting has set up a Sukant Vatsa under the chairmanship of Prasar Bharti CEO Shashi Shekhar Vempati to study different aspects of capturing data and to strengthen television rating point (TRP) services.

18. 

IOA has appointed whom as India's Chef de Mission for Asian Games 2022?

A. Rakesh Anand
B. Sandip Pradhan
C. Bhupender Singh Bajwa
D. Anurag Singh Thakur

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has announced Bhupender Singh Bajwa as the country's Chef de Mission for the Hangzhou 2022 Asian Games.

19. 

IOA has appointed whom as India's Chef de Mission for Commonwealth Games 2022?

A. Deepak Singh
B. Rakesh Anand
C. Bhupendra Singh
D. Sandip Pradhan

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The Indian Olympic Association (IOA) has appointed its senior vice-president Rakesh Anand as Chef de Mission for the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games.

20. 

Who has been appointed as the President of the Indian Council of Historical Research?

A. Raghuvendra Tanwar
B. Padmaja Chunduru
C. Chandra Shekhar Ghosh
D. Sumant Kathpalia

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Raghuvendra Tanwar, Professor Emeritus of Kurukshetra University has been appointed as the Chairman of the Indian Council of Historical Research.