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61. 

Who has been elected as Chairman of Krishak Bharati Cooperative Ltd?

A. Chandra Pal Singh
B. Deep Narayan Singh
C. Beni Prasad Verma
D. Neeraj Shekhar

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Agri-cooperative leader and Rajya Sabha MP Chandra Pal Singh has been unanimously elected as Chairman of Krishak Bharati Cooperative Ltd (KRIBHCO).Besides, V Sudhakar Chowdary, a versatile farmer's leader, was unanimously elected as Vice Chairman of the cooperative society.

62. 

Who recently sworn in as the Chancellor of Austria?

A. Pamela Rendi-Wagner
B. Norbert Hofer
C. Sebastian Kurz
D. Heinz Christian Strache

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Conservative Sebastian Kurz was sworn in as Austria's chancellor, completing a comeback from the collapse of his previous government as the leader of a new and very different coalition, with the Greens.

63. 

Who has been appointed as CMD of HUDCO?

A. Jaiprakash Gaur
B. Sriram Kalyanaraman
C. Siddhartha Mohanty
D. M Nagaraj

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

State-owned Housing and Urban Development Corporation (Hudco) on January 8 said that M Nagaraj has been appointed the company's Chairman and Managing Director. He has an experience of around 28 years in multitude of sectors such as housing, infrastructure finance, skill development and micro finance in social sector, and international trading.

64. 

Who is IBM's new MD for India and South Asia?

A. Bhargav Dasgupta
B. Warendra Sinha
C. Atul Sahai
D. Sandip Patel

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

IBM has appointed Sandip Patel as MD India and South Asia (ISA) operations.Mr. Patel would be responsible for all strategic and operational matters related to IBM's sales, marketing, services and delivery operations in the region, including Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka.

65. 

Who has been appointed the executive director of Kia Motors India?

A. Kenichiro Yoshida
B. Tae-Jin Park
C. Kookhyun Shim
D. Yong S. Kim

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Kia Motors India (KMI) has appointed Tae-Jin Park with immediate effect as executive director and chief sales officer to establish the company's position in the utility vehicle space.KMI has established a car manufacturing facility in Anantapur District, Andhra Pradesh with an annual production capacity of about three lakh units.