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71. 

Which of the following mountaineers recently climbed Mt. Vinson Massif?

A. Prince Kapoor
B. Anamika Singhal
C. Malavath Poorna
D. Aditya Majumdar

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Malavath Poorna, who has won laurels for scaling Mount Everest thereby becoming the youngest girl in the world to achieve the feat, has added another feather to her cap by conquering Mt. Vinson Massif, the Antarctica continents highest mountain peak (4,987 metres).

72. 

Who recently took charge as Air Officer-in-Charge Administration of Indian Air Force?

A. Birender Singh Dhanoa
B. Subroto Mukherjee
C. Rakesh Kumar
D. MSG Menon

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Air Marshal MSG Menon VSM takes over Air Officer-in-Charge Administration of Indian Air Force effect from 01 Jan 2020. Air Marshal MSG Menon VSM commissioned in the Administrative branch of IAF in Dec 1982. He undergone Higher Air Command Course from the College of Air Warfare.

73. 

Who has recently been appointed as the chairman of the National Medical Commission?

A. Arjun Munda
B. Faggan Singh Kulaste
C. Suresh Chandra Sharma
D. Harsh Vardhan

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The chief of Delhi AIIMS ENT head-neck surgery department Professor Suresh Chandra Sharma appointed the chairman of the National Medical Commission. The Appointment Committee of the Cabinet approved the appointment of Sharma for three years.

74. 

Who has been appointed as Air Officer-in-Charge Maintenance of Indian Air Force?

A. Vibhas Pande
B. Pradeep Vasant Naik
C. Shashindra Tyagi
D. Arup Raha

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Air Marshal Vibhas Pande VSM officially appointed as Air Officer-in-Charge Maintenance of Indian Air Force effect from 01 Jan 2020. Air Officer commissioned as Aeronautical Engineer (Mechanical) in IAF on 29 Aug 1984. He started a career as Engineering Officer in IAF with fighter aircraft.

75. 

Who recently took charge as SEBI Executive Director?

A. Babita Rayudu
B. Rajiv Kumar
C. Balvinder Nakai
D. Udai Shanker Awasthi

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

G Babita Rayudu took charge as its executive director. Rayudu will handle the legal affairs department, enforcement department, and special enforcement cell. He was in the legal affairs department in the Securities and Exchange Board of India (SEBI).

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