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66. 

PM Modi addressed the Foundation Day programme of the NHRC of India. Who is the Chairperson of the NHRC?

A. Justice Vikramajit Sen
B. Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar
C. Justice Arun Kumar Mishra
D. Justice Indira Banerjee

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Chairperson of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) is Justice Arun Kumar Mishra.

67. 

Who has been appointed as the new Chairman of the fintech startup BharatPe?

A. Dinesh Kumar Khara
B. Ashwini Kumar Tewari
C. Rajnish Kumar
D. Anshula Kant

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The fintech startup, BharatPe has appointed former State Bank of India (SBI) Chairman Rajnish Kumar as the Chairman of its board.

68. 

Who has been appointed as Prime Minister Modi's advisor?

A. Amit Khare
B. Ankush Khorpade
C. Ankush Khorpade
D. Amandeep Garg

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Amit Khare, the Former Secretary (HRD), Information & Broadcasting (I&B), on October 12, 2021, has been appointed as the advisor of Prime Minister Modi.

69. 

Who has been appointed as the first Chairman of the newly set up Indian Space Association (ISpA)?

A. Rahul Vatts
B. Jayant Patil
C. Rajesh Tope
D. A.K. Bhatt

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

First Chairman - Jayant Patil, L&T-NxT Senior Executive Vice President for Defence.

70. 

Who has been appointed as the brand ambassador of the CoinSwitch Kuber, a cyrpto currency platform?

A. Virat Kohli
B. Amitabh Bachchan
C. Akshay Kumar
D. Ranveer Singh

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Crypto platform CoinSwitch Kuber has roped in Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh as its brand ambassador.