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41. 

How many meetings have taking place between India-china corps commander-level talks?

A. 2
B. 4
C. 5
D. 7

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Five meetings have already taken place between the 2 countries. 6th India-china corps commander-level talks will take place at the Chushul/Moldo meeting point along the line of actual control(LAC) in a bid to resolve the ongoing border standoff between the two armies.

42. 

Which of the following crimes has recently seen the increase in its cases?

A. Money laundering
B. Cyber Crime
C. Theft
D. Murder

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Cybercrimes are increasing in India and a total of 82575 cases of cyber crime have been reported in the country during the year 2014-2018. This was stated by the Minister of state for home affairs G. Krishna Reddy in the Rajya Sabha.

43. 

Which of the following bills was recently passed in Lok Sabha?

A. Education bill
B. Reservation for minorities bill
C. Bilateral Netting of qualified financial contracts bill
D. None of the above.

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Lok Sabha passed the bilateral netting of qualified financial contracts bill, 2020. The bill seeks to provide a legal framework for Bilateral netting of qualified financial contracts which are over the counter derivatives contracts.

44. 

How many states have chosen the "borrow" option proposed by GST Council?

A. 15
B. 21
C. 25
D. 27

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

21 states have given their borrowing option proposed by the GST council to meet the shortfall in compensation from the centre amid the pandemic.

45. 

Who laid the foundation for a high way project in Bihar?

A. Narendra Modi
B. Amit Shah
C. Nitish Kumar
D. Phagu Chauhan

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of nine highway projects worth 14,258 crore rupees in Bihar through Video conferencing.