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41. 

Who Has been named Pakistan's new Chief Election Commissioner?

A. Nisar Durrani
B. Shah Mohammad Jatoi
C. Shireen Mazari
D. Sikandar Sultan Raja

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The Pakistan government and the Opposition on January 21 agreed to appoint former bureaucrat Sikandar Sultan Raja as the new Chief Election Commissioner, ending several months of deadlock over key appointments to the election commission.

42. 

Who has been elected the President of the Institute of Company Secretaries of India?

A. Nagendra D Rao
B. Somesh Bhatia
C. Ashish Garg
D. Anil Lamba

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The Institute of Company Secretaries of India (ICSI) has elected Ashish Garg as the president and Nagendra D Rao as the vice-president.Ashish Garg, during his tenure as the vice president of ICSI in 2019, served as the chairman of training and educational facilities committee, peer review board, and brand promotion committee.

43. 

Who has been appointed as MD and CEO of Indian Overseas Bank?

A. R Koteeswaran
B. Animesh Chauhan
C. Shri KarnamSekar
D. P Srinivas

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Finance Ministry appointed managing directors (MDs) and chief executive officers (CEOs) of four PSU banks.Bank of India's Executive Director R Koteeswaran has been appointed as MD and CEO of Indian Overseas Bank.

44. 

Who is to be appointed as MD and CEO of Vijaya Bank?

A. Amitabh Chaudhry
B. Rahul Johri
C. Kishore Kumar Sansi
D. Ravneet Gill

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The Finance Ministry appointed managing directors (MDs) and chief executive officers (CEOs) of four PSU banks. Kishore Kumar Sansi, who is currently executive director of Punjab and Sind Bank, will be the new MD and CEO of Vijaya Bank.

45. 

Who has been appointed as Managing Director of SBI for a period of three years?

A. Arijit Basu
B. Challa Sreenivasulu Setty
C. Anshula Kant
D. Arundhati Bhattacharya

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The government on January 20 appointed Challa Sreenivasulu Setty as the managing director of the State Bank of India for a period of three years. The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved the proposal of the Department of the Financial Services for the appointment of Setty, currently serving as the deputy managing director of the SBI, in the key post.