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66. 

Danish Red Cross has launched the World's first volcano, Cat Bond. The cat bond covers how many volcanoes?

A. 20
B. 10
C. 5
D. 6

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The Danish Red Cross, Denmark's branch of Red Cross has launched the World's first volcano Cat Bond. The 10 volcanoes covered by the cat bond.

67. 

Who is the author of the book titled "Bringing Government and People Closer"?

A. M Ramachandran
B. Arundhati Roy
C. Amalendu Guha
D. Vinod Rai

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The book Bringing Government and People Closer was authored by Dr. M. Ramachandran.

68. 

The e-Tendering Portal PRANIT has been launched by which of these organizations?

A. NTPC
B. NHPC
C. Power Grid Corporation of India
D. ONGC

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

State-owned Power Grid Corporation of India has launched an "e-Tendering Portal" called 'PRANIT' to make tendering process more transparent.

69. 

What is the rank of India in terms of the military force strength, as per the report "ultimate military strength index"?

A. 9th
B. 2nd
C. 4th
D. 7th

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The military force of India stands at number fourth place in the world, according to a study titled "ultimate military strength index" released by defence website Military Direct.

70. 

What is the theme for the 2021 World Meteorological Day?

A. Change in the ocean, our climate and weather
B. The ocean, our climate and weather
C. Save the ocean, our climate and weather
D. The ocean, save climate and weather

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The theme for 2021 World Meteorological Day is 'The ocean, our climate and weather.