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41. 

On signboards at Uttarakhand platforms,Indian Railways is to replace Urdu with which language?

A. Sanskrit
B. Farsi
C. English
D. Tamil

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Indian Railway authorities have decided to replace the Urdu language on signboards at the Uttarakhand state platforms with Sanskrit. The decision by the railways was taken as per provisions of the Railway Manual. It stated that the names of the railway stations should be written in Hindi, English and in the second language of the state.

42. 

Which ministry has recently launched paperless licensing process for petroleum service stations?

A. Ministry of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises
B. Ministry of Corporate Affairs
C. Ministry of External Affairs
D. Ministry of Commerce and Industry

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade has launched paperless licensing process for petroleum service stations. The Department for Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade (DPIIT) is a central government department under the Ministry of Commerce and Industry.

43. 

Who will be appointed the chairman of Supreme court's committee on road safety?

A. Dipak Misra
B. Indu Malhotra
C. A M Sapre
D. K S P Radhakrishnan

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The Supreme Court said it would appoint one of its retired judges, Justice A M Sapre, as the chairman of its committee on road safety after the panel's current head -- former apex court judge Justice K S P Radhakrishnan -- expressed difficulty in continuing in that position.

44. 

The Bloomsbury Anthology of Great Indian Poems has been edited by which person?

A. Abhay Kumar
B. Prakash Karat
C. Kanhaiya Kumar
D. Abhijit Banerjee

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Bloomsbury Anthology of Great Indian Poems edited by Abhay Kumar is to be launched on 23 January 2020. It will be launched on the opening day of the Jaipur Literature Festival 2020. The anthology covers over 3000 years of Indian poetry which were written in 28 Indian languages.

45. 

The National Disaster Response Force recently celebrated its______ Raising Day at New Delhi?

A. 10th
B. 15th
C. 20th
D. 25th

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) celebrated its 15th Raising Day at New Delhi on 18 January 2020. NDRF plays a vital role in saving human lives and national property in disaster response operations. It has always been in the forefront to tackle any kind of disaster occurring in the country.