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56. 

RBI has projected the real GDP growth to be how much percent in FY 2021-22?

A. 10.5%
B. 11%
C. 9.7%
D. 12.5%

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Reserve Bank of India has projected the real GDP growth to be at 10.5 percent in 2021-22 - in the range of 26.2 to 8.3 percent in H1 and 6.0 percent in Q3.

57. 

Which bank has decided to restrict its customers from withdrawing money from non-EMV automated teller machines?

A. Central Bank of India
B. Canara Bank
C. Bank of Baroda
D. Punjab National Bank

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Punjab National Bank (PNB) has decided to restrict its customers from withdrawing money from non-EMV automated teller machines (ATMs) with effect from 01 February 2021.

58. 

Recently RBI has cancelled the licence of which of the following bank?

A. Karad Janata Sahakari Bank
B. Shivam Sahakari Bank
C. Lakshmi Vilas Bank
D. YES Bank

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Licence of Maharashtra-based Shivam Sahakari Bank has been cancelled by RBI as it does not have adequate capital and earning prospects.

59. 

Which Indian public sector bank has raised Rs 1,000 cr by issuing Basel III-compliant bonds?

A. SBI
B. Union Bank of India
C. PNB
D. HDFC Bank

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The State-owned Union Bank of India has raised Rs 1,000 crore by issuing Basel III-compliant bonds on a private placement basis.

60. 

Who has been appointed as the MD and CEO of SBI Cards?

A. Rajkiran Rai G
B. Ravi Krishan Takkar
C. Rama Mohan Rao Amara
D. Pawan Kumar Bajaj

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

SBI Card- the country's largest pure play credit card issuer has a new Managing Director and CEO - Rama Mohan Rao Amara.