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46. 

Name the Chairman of LIC, whose tenure has been extended by the Government till March 13, 2022?

A. Vipin Anand
B. Siddharth Mohanty
C. K. Rajkumar
D. MR Kumar

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The appointments committee of the cabinet has approved the extension of tenure of MR Kumar as the Chairman of state-owned insurance company LIC.

47. 

Who has bagged the number 1 spot on Times Most Desirable Women 2020 list?

A. Adline Castelino
B. Rhea Chakraborty
C. Disha Patani
D. Deepika Padukone

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Rhea Chakraborty has bagged the number 1 spot on Times Most Desirable Women 2020 list.

48. 

Anup Chandra Pandey has been appointed as the new Election Commissioner. He is a retired IAS Officer from which cadres?

A. Gujarat
B. UP
C. MP
D. Bihar

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The Chief Secretary of Uttar Pradesh Anup Chandra Pandey is a retired 1984-batch Indian Administrative Service Officer from Uttar Pradesh cadre.

49. 

Who has been appointed as the CEO of HSBC India?

A. Hitendra Dave
B. Prashant Kumar
C. Surendra Rosha
D. Sumant Kathpalia

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Ltd. have appointed Hitendra Dave as the CEO of HSBC India.

50. 

Who has been named as the new Chairman of oil regulator Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board?

A. Sanjeev Nandan Sahai
B. Satpal Garg
C. S.S. Chahar
D. Vandana Sharma

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Former power secretary Sanjeev Nandan Sahai has been named as the new Chairman of oil regulator Petroleum and Natural Gas Regulatory Board.