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21. 

Who has tied up with Bharti AXA Life Insurance to offer a pre-paid plan with insurance protection cover for its customers?

A. Bharti Airtel
B. Jio
C. BSNL
D. Vodafone Idea

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Bharti Airtel has tied up with Bharti AXA Life Insurance to offer a pre-paid plan with insurance protection cover for its customers, as part of its strategy to leverage the deep penetration of mobile services to build a financially secure India. Airtel has come up with an innovative ₹599 pre-paid bundle with offers ₹4 lakh life insurance cover from Bharti AXA Life Insurance. The recharge comes with a validity of 84 days, and the insurance cover continues automatically for three months with every recharge.

22. 

Which Indian athelete has been made an ambassador by PepsiCo for its sports drink brand Gatorade?

A. Sushil Kumar
B. Bajrang Punia
C. Hima Das
D. Vijendra Singh

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

PepsiCo India has roped in India's star athlete Hima Das as the brand ambassador for its sports drink brand Gatorade.

23. 

Which company ties up with FEBRABAN to develop online business platform?

A. TCS
B. Infosys
C. Wipro
D. Accenture

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Wipro, the Bengaluru-based software services provider has tied up with Febraban, an industry body representing the Brazil's financial services industry. Wipro will develop an online platform "Noomis" for the financial services industry in Brazil. Noomis will serve as a meeting point and a discussion platform for the finance professionals in Brazil who will participate in CIAB, an information technology trade show for financial services organized by FEBRABAN. Noomis will provide reliable, analytical, and unbiased information via news reports, videos, and newsletters that will enable participants to stay up to date on financial market trends.

24. 

Name the insurance company which has signed a bancassurance agreement with Indian Bank.

A. Star Health Insurance
B. Max Bupa
C. Max Life Insurance
D. Apollo Munich Health Insurance

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Indian Bank has signed a bancassurance agreement with a standalone health insurance player, Max Bupa to provide Max Bupa's suite of health insurance products to its customers. Under the agreement, Max Bupa will provide comprehensive health insurance solutions and services to over 40 million customers of Indian Bank spread across 2800 branch network, through a slew of digital touchpoints.

25. 

Name the entity, that has partnered with Visa Inc to launch SI(standing instructions )-Hub to make recurring payments using cards with a one-time enrollment.

A. Billdesk
B. Citrus Pay
C. Razorpay
D. Whizpay

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Visa Inc, the world's leader in digital payments technology and BillDesk, an Indian online payment gateway company have partnered for the launch of SI (standing instructions )-Hub which is a smooth and secure way to make recurring payments using cards with a one-time enrollment. This comes after the introduction of guidelines for e-mandate on cards for recurring transactions by RBI(Reserve Bank of India).