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61. 

The Asian Development Bank will provide what amount as a loan to expand the metro rail network in Bengaluru?

A. USD 450 million
B. USD 500 million
C. USD 200 million
D. USD 350 million

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The Asian Development Bank will provide USD 500 million loans to expand the metro rail network in Bengaluru with the construction of two new metro lines totalling 56 kilometres. An agreement in this regard was signed between the Government of India and the ADB.

62. 

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has announced to rename which airport as Maharaja Agrasen International Airport?

A. Rohtak Airport
B. Hisar Airport
C. Chandigarh Airport
D. New Delhi Airport

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar has announced to rename the Hisar Airport as Maharaja Agrasen International Airport.

63. 

The government of India has allowed Women to sit in which exam recently for the first time in India?

A. UPSC CSE
B. AFCAT
C. NDA
D. CDS

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Earlier this week, a Supreme Court bench of Justices Sanjay Kishan Kaul and Hrishikesh Roy issued an interim order allowing women candidates to take the National Defence Academy Examination to be held on November 14, 2021.

64. 

Kadavur Reserve Forest, which is in news recently belongs to which state?

A. Kerala
B. Tamil Nadu
C. Karnataka
D. Haryana

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

There is a demand to declare Kadavur Reserve Forest in the Karur district of Tamil Nadu as a sanctuary for Slender Loris.

65. 

Which Indian is at 97th spot in the Bloomberg Billionaires' index?

A. Amit Vashisht
B. Radhakishan Damani
C. Girish Patel
D. Deodhar Pandey

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Radhakishan Damani is an Indian billionaire, who is in news for entering the world's 100 richest people list. As per the Bloomberg Billionaires' index, he stands at 97th spot in this list and his net worth is assessed $19.3 billion.