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806. 

Who will chair the WEF's India Economic Summit 2019 in New Delhi along with Sania Mirza?

[A]. Obaidul Quader
[B]. Sheikh Hasina
[C]. Narendra Modi
[D]. Ram Nath Kovind

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The World Economic Forum (WEF) in collaboration with Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) will organize 2-day India Economic Summit 2019 scheduled to be held in New Delhi from October 3 - 4, 2019 with the aim of promoting strong collaboration between South Asia and ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nations ) nations. The theme of the event will be 'Innovating for India: Strengthening South Asia, Impacting the World'. Sheikh Hasina (Prime Minister of Bangladesh), Sania Mirza (Sportsperson and UN -United Nations Women Goodwill Ambassador for South Asia), Heng Swee Keat (Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Finance of Singapore), Shobana Kamineni (Executive Vice Chairperson, Apollo Hospitals Enterprise), and Shailendra Singh (Managing Director, Sequoia Capital India) will be the co-chairs for the Summit. The meet will resolve strategic issues of regional significance through 4 thematic pillars, which include the new geopolitical reality and new social, ecological and technological systems.

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