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61. 

Who has been appointed as the Chairman of the Indian Bank's Association (IBA) for 2021-22?

A. AK Goel
B. Adarsh Sein Anand
C. Rajendra Mal Lodha
D. P. Sathasivam

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

A K Goel, managing director and chief executive (MD & CEO) of UCO Bank has been elected as the chairman of the Indian Bank's Association (IBA) for 2021-22.

62. 

Who has been appointed as the CEO of the Pradhan Mantri Fasal Bima Yojana?

A. Vipul Bansal
B. Amitesh Kumar Sinha
C. Ritesh Chauhan
D. Meera Mohanty

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

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

63. 

Who has been appointed as the new Advisor to Prime Minister Narendra Modi?

A. Sanjay Shamrao Dhotre
B. Amit Khare
C. Vinod Kumar Paul
D. Rajesh Bhushan

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Former Information & Broadcasting (I&B) and Higher Education Secretary, Amit Khare has been appointed as the new Advisor to Prime Minister Narendra Modi.

64. 

Who has been appointed as the new CEO of Energy Efficiency Services Ltd?

A. Rajat Kumar Sud
B. Arun Kumar Mishra
C. Raju Lakshmanan
D. Venkatesh Dwivedi

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

State-owned Energy Efficiency Services Ltd (EESL) has appointed Arun Kumar Mishra as the new chief executive officer (CEO) of the company on deputation.

65. 

'Hamilton's Object' which has been discovered recently, is associated with which field?

A. Virology
B. Space Science
C. Economics
D. Physics

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

From the images captured by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope, a team of astronomers led by Timothy Hamilton have discovered an unusual gravitational lensing configuration.