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46. 

The Houston COVID-19 vaccine Corbevax got DCGI approval for use in India. Who is the incumbent Drugs Controller General of India?

A. K. K. Venugopal
B. Amit Kumar
C. Milon K. Banerji
D. V. G. Somani

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The initial construct and production process of the vaccine antigen was developed at TCH's Centre for Vaccine Development. V. G. Somani :- Drugs Controller General of India.

47. 

Who has assumed as the Director-General of the ICG?

A. Virender Singh Pathania
B. Virender Sharma Pathania
C. Virender Kumar Pathania
D. Virender Rai Pathania

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

VS Pathania has assumed the charge as the Director-General of the Indian Coast Guard (ICG) on December 2021.

48. 

Which Indian Forest Service officer has been appointed as the Director-General of Forests and Special Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change?

A. Ashok Bhushan
B. J. K. Shivan
C. Pankaj Jain
D. Chandra Prakash Goyal

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Indian Forest Service officer, Chandra Prakash Goyal has been appointed as Director-General of Forests and Special Secretary, Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change.

49. 

Who has been appointed as the Deputy National Security Advisor in the National Security Council Secretariat?

A. Vikram Misri
B. Rakesh Asthana
C. Vivek Choudhary
D. Shyam Prasad

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Diplomat Vikram Misri has been appointed as Deputy National Security Advisor in the National Security Council Secretariat.

50. 

Who has been appointed as the MD and CEO of UCO Bank?

A. Arun Kumar Mishra
B. Soma Sankara Prasad
C. Ramalingam Sudhakar
D. M Venugopal

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The committee appointed Soma Sankara Prasad as MD & CEO of UCO Bank, who presently serves as the Deputy MD at State Bank of India.