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41. 

Who has become the first Indian-origin woman to trek solo to the South Pole?

A. Srishti Bandla
B. Sneha Sharma
C. Sunita Williams
D. Harpreet Chandi

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

A 32-year-old Indian-origin British Sikh Army officer, Captain Harpreet Chandi has created history by becoming the first woman of colour to complete a solo unsupported trek to the South Pole.

42. 

Who has been appointed as the new Ambassador of India to the United Nations Conference on Disarmament?

A. Vikas Rawat
B. Dinesh Sawant
C. Anupam Ray
D. Dinesh Sawant

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Senior diplomat Anupam Ray has been appointed as the next Permanent Representative of India to the United Nations Conference on Disarmament in Geneva.

43. 

Name the Director-General of ITBP, who has been given the additional charge of Sashastra Seema Bal, another Border Security Force?

A. Sandeep Masha
B. Vijay Singh
C. Sanjay Arora
D. Sanjay Mehta

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Director General of ITBP Sanjay Arora has been given additional charge of other Border Security Force Sashastra Seema Bal. Because Pramukh Kumar Rajesh Chandra is about to retire.

44. 

Which ITBP director-general will hold the additional charge of another border guarding force SSB?

A. Umesh Agrawal
B. Rohit Thakur
C. Vipin Verma
D. Sanjay Arora

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

ITBP director general Sanjay Arora will hold the additional charge of another border guarding force Sashastra Seema Bal (SSB) as the latter's chief Kumar Rajesh Chandra is set to retire.

45. 

Who has been re-appointed as MD & CEO of Equitas Small Finance Bank Limited?

A. Sanju Panda
B. Sanju Rai
C. Vasudevan Pathangi Narasimhan
D. Sanju Sharma

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Equitas Small Finance Bank Limited board of directors has re-appointed Vasudevan Pathangi Narasimhan (PN) as the MD & CEO for three years.