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61. 

Who has been launched the 'Krishi Sakha' app for farmers?

A. Axis Bank
B. Bharti AXA General
C. Karnataka Grameen Vikas Bank
D. Bank of Baroda

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The Bharti Axa General Insurance has launched a new app "Krishi Sakha" to cater to the needs of farmers and guide them in adopting best farming practices and enhancing productivity.

62. 

Who has been appointment as the MD & CEO of Dhanlaxmi Bank?

A. P Manikandan
B. Sunil Gurbaxani
C. Sajeev Krishnan
D. J K Shivan

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The Board of Directors of Kerala-based Dhanlaxmi Bank has given the approval to appoint J K Shivan as managing director and CEO of the Bank.

63. 

The HSBC has inaugurated its international banking unit in which state?

A. Gujarat
B. Mumbai
C. Kerala
D. Karnataka

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Global financial services major HSBC(The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited) has inaugurated its International Banking Unit (IBU) branch at GIFT City near Gandhinagar in Gujarat.

64. 

Who has been appointed as the MD of the SBI?

A. Swaminathan Janakiraman
B. Ashwini Kumar Tewari
C. Deepak Kumar
D. Both A and B

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The government has appointed Swaminathan Janakiraman and Ashwini Kumar Tewari as managing directors (DMDs) of State Bank of India (SBI) for the next three years.

65. 

The Reserve Bank of India has proposed a four-tier regulatory framework for which type of financial institutions?

A. Payment Banks
B. NBFCs
C. Small Finance Banks
D. Foreign Banks

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has proposed a tighter regulatory framework for non-banking financial companies (NBFCs).