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31. 

Who has been appointed as the Chairperson of the National Bank for Financing Infrastructure and Development (NaBFID)?

A. Aditya Puri
B. Kris Gopalakrishnan
C. Nandan Nilekani
D. K V Kamath

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Central Government has appointed K V Kamath as chairperson of the National Bank for Financing Infrastructure and Development (NaBFID).

32. 

Who has been appointed as the Chairperson of the Economic Advisory Council to the PM (EAC-PM)?

A. Viral Acharya
B. Kaushik Basu
C. Arvind Subramanian
D. Bibek Debroy

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Central Government has reconstituted the Economic Advisory Council to the PM (EAC-PM). Bibek Debroy continues to be the Chairman of the Council.

33. 

Who has been appointed as the Managing Director and CEO of J&K Bank by RBI?

A. Rajeev Lochan Bishnoi
B. Nitishwar Kumar
C. Atal Dulloo
D. Baldev Prakash

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The Reserve Bank of India has approved the appointment of Baldev Prakash as Managing Director and CEO of J&K Bank for three years from the date of taking charge or April 10, 2022, whichever is earlier.

34. 

Who has been reappointed as the RBI Governor?

A. Urjit Patel
B. Anil Ambani
C. Shaktikanta Das
D. M. Rajeshwar Rao

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Reserve Bank of India Governor Shaktikanta Das has been reappointed to the post for a term of three years.

35. 

Name the Indian scientist who has been selected for the 2022 Joseph A. Cushman Award for Excellence in Foraminiferal Research?

A. Dhruv Bhusan
B. Sunil Pal
C. Rajiv Nigam
D. Kunal Kamra

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Dr. Rajiv Nigam, the former Chief Scientist at CSIR-National Institute of Oceanography (NIO), Goa, has been selected for the 2022 Joseph A. Cushman Award for Excellence in Foraminiferal Research.