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41. 

DRDO has conducted the first-ever test firing of the Akash-NG missile successfully. What is the type of the missile?

A. Surface-to-Surface
B. Air-to-Surface
C. Surface-to-Air
D. Air-to-Air

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The DRDO has conducted successful maiden launch of the Akash-NG Missile. Akash-NG is a new generation Surface-to-Air Missile.

42. 

A large-scale tri-service joint amphibious exercise AMPHEX-21 held in which state/UT?

A. Jammu & Kashmir
B. Uttarakhand
C. Andaman & Nicobar Islands
D. Ladakh

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

A large-scale tri-service joint amphibious exercise AMPHEX - 21 has been held in the Andaman & Nicobar group of islands.

43. 

Who has launched the Ayushman CAPF scheme in Assam?

A. Amit Shah
B. Himanta Biswa Sarma
C. Atul Bora
D. Keshab Mahanta

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Union home minister Amit Shah has launched the 'Ayushman CAPF' scheme for personnel of the Central Armed Police Forces and their families.

44. 

Which Indian Force has conducted the Military Exercise AMPHEX-21?

A. Air Force
B. Navy
C. Army
D. All of above

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Indian Navy has conducted the Joint Exercise with Army and Air Force.

45. 

BSF has launched the Operation Sard Hawa on the international borders of which state?

A. Himachal Pradesh
B. Sikkim
C. Punjab
D. Rajasthan

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The Border Security Force (BSF) has launched "Operation Sard Hawa" on the western international border of Rajasthan.