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41. 

LG signed whom as ambassador of LG Signature?

A. Virat Kohli
B. Nitish Rana
C. Lewis Hamilton
D. SRK

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

LG Electronics has named Lewis Hamilton a global ambassador for its home solutions brand, LG Signature. Hamilton, the epitome of skill, style and precision will be seen communicating the brand's philosophy. In the new campaign, he will share with audiences his thoughts on how to lead a stylish, sophisticated life, and what motivates him to be the best in his field.

42. 

Who launched AYUSHMAN SAHAKAR scheme?

A. Narendra Singh Tomar
B. Ramesh Pokhriyal
C. Nitin Gadkari
D. Rajnath Singh

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Union Agriculture Minister, Narendra Singh Tomar has launched "AYUSHMAN SAHAKAR". The scheme is a unique way to assist cooperatives to play an important role in the creation of healthcare infrastructure in the country.

43. 

Parle agro roped in whom as brand ambassador?

A. Katrina Kaif
B. Alia Bhatt
C. Riya Chakarvati
D. Priyanka Chopra Jonas

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Parle Agro has roped in Priyanka Chopra Jonas as the national brand ambassador to maximise reach and awareness of its fruits plus fizz portfolio 'B-Fizz'. The campaign will be aggressively promoted across IPL on Hotstar and YouTube. B-Fizz is a unique and refreshing apple juice-based malt flavoured carbonated drink that is set to revolutionize the taste experience of consumers across age groups.

44. 

Who launched his autobiography 'Portraits Of Power'?

A. N K Singh
B. R S Pawar
C. R K Singh
D. None of these

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Veteran Economist and bureaucrat N K (Nand Kishore) Singh has released his autobiography titled "Portraits of Power: Half a Century of Being at Ringside". The book portrays the life of NK Singh who played an active role in the development of the Indian economy. He is currently serving as the Chairman of the 15th Finance Commission. The book is published by Rupa Publications India.

45. 

Who approved as new DRDO Procurement Manual 2020?

A. Narendra Modi
B. Rajnath Singh
C. Amit Shah
D. Nitin Gadkari

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

On October 20, 2020, the Defence Minister Rajnath Singh approved a new Defence Research Development Organization Procurement Manual, 2020. The main objective of release of the manual is to encourage MSME (Micro Small and Medium Enterprises) in Research and Development.