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56. 

Who is the MD & CEO of the Axis Bank, whose re-appointment to the post has been approved by RBI?

A. Amitabh Chaudhry
B. Deepak Parekh
C. Rana Kapoor
D. Sandeep Bakhshi

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has approved the re-appointment of Amitabh Chaudhry as Managing Director (MD) and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of private lender Axis Bank for three years.

57. 

Who has been appointed as the chief executive officer (CEO) of the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY)?

A. Vipul Bansal
B. Ritesh Chauhan
C. Raunak Tripathi
D. Amitesh Kumar Sinha

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Senior bureaucrat Ritesh Chauhan has been appointed as the chief executive officer (CEO) of the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana (PMFBY) and Joint Secretary, Agriculture under the Department of Agriculture and Farmers' Welfare.

58. 

Who has been appointed as the new Chairman of the Karnataka Bank Ltd.?

A. Pradeep Kumar Panja
B. Keshav Krishnarao Desai
C. Uma Shankar
D. Balakrishna Alse S

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has approved the appointment of Pradeep Kumar Panja as the Chairman of Karnataka Bank Ltd.

59. 

Who has been appointed as the Chairman of the World Steel Association (WSA) for 2021-22?

A. Soma Mondal
B. Gautam Adani
C. Nirupama Rao
D. Sajjan Jindal

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Sajjan Jindal has been elected as the Chairman of the World Steel Association (WSA) for the year 2021-22.

60. 

Who has been appointed as the new brand ambassador of the Indian wearable brand Fire-Boltt?

A. AB de Villiers
B. MS Dhoni
C. Virat Kohli
D. Neeraj Chopra

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Indian wearable brand Fire-Boltt has roped in Indian cricket captain Virat Kohli as its new brand ambassador.