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61. 

Who has launched a massive campaign against smoking and carrying flammable materials in trains?

A. Policy Commission
B. Planning Commission
C. Central Government
D. Indian Railways

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The Indian Railways has announced a series of initiatives against smoking and the transport of flammable items in trains.

62. 

Who has topped the GROHE Hurun India Real Estate Rich List for 2020?

A. Mangal Prabhat Lodha
B. Rajiv Singh
C. Niranjan Hiranandani
D. Ajay Piramal

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Mangal Prabhat Lodha and family have emerged as the richest real estate developer in India, as per the GROHE Hurun India Real Estate Rich List for 2020.

63. 

Pabbi-Anti-Terror 2021 is a joint anti-terrorism exercise that is scheduled to be held among the member countries of which international bloc?

A. OPEC
B. SCO
C. G20
D. SAARC

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The member states of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, including India, Pakistan and China, will hold a joint anti-terrorism exercise named "Pabbi-Anti-Terror 2021" in later 2021.

64. 

The Defense Ministry has signed a Rs. 1056 crore contract with which company for procuring LSVs?

A. Ashok Leyland
B. Mahindra
C. Tata Motors
D. Toyota

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The defence ministry has finalised a contract with Mahindra Defence Systems Ltd to procure 1,300 light combat vehicles for the Indian Army at a cost of Rs 1,056 crore.

65. 

The Shaheed Bhagat Singh Smarak has been inaugurated in which city by Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank' on the 90th anniversary of Shaheed Diwas?

A. New Delhi
B. Bhopal
C. Lucknow
D. Ahmedabad

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Union Minister of Education Shri Ramesh Pokhriyal 'Nishank', virtually inaugurated the Shaheed Bhagat Singh Smarak in New Delhi.