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36. 

Who has been appointed as the new Director-General for the National Mission for Clean Ganga?

A. Pravin Kumar
B. G Asok Kumar
C. D.P. Mathuria
D. Manoj Sethi

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

G Asok Kumar, Additional Secretary in the Ministry of Jal Shakti has been appointed as the new Director-General for the National Mission for Clean Ganga, Ministry of Jal Shakti.

37. 

Name the Indian who has been given the charge as Chair of UN Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee for 2022?

A. Vikas Swarup
B. T S Tirumurti
C. Harsh Vardhan Shringla
D. Syed Akbaruddin

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

T S Tirumurti, India's Permanent Representative to the UN, has been appointed as the Chair of the UN Security Council Counter-Terrorism Committee for 2022.

38. 

Who has been appointed as the head of ONGC, making her the first woman to head ONGC?

A. Ankita Ahuja
B. Ritu Kumar
C. Alka Mittal
D. Anamika Malhotra

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

"ONGC Director (HR) Alka Mittal has been entrusted with the additional charge of ONGC CMD, making her the first woman to head the Energy major,".

39. 

Who has been appointed as new Director-General for the National Mission for Clean Ganga?

A. Vini Mahajan
B. Vinay Tripathi
C. G Sateesh Reddy
D. G Ashok Kumar

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Additional Secretary under the Ministry of Jal Shakti, G Asok Kumar was appointed as the new Director-General of the National Mission for Clean Ganga (NMCG) under the Ministry of Jal Shakti.

40. 

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of PGI Satellite Centre in which city?

A. Meerut
B. Ferozepur
C. Bhopal
D. Imphal

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will lay the foundation stone of PGI Satellite Centre at Ferozepur, Punjab. The PGI Satellite Centre will be built at a cost of over Rs 490 crore.