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36. 

Indian-para-athlete Nishad Kumar has won the silver medal in which event at the Tokyo Paralympics 2020?

A. Discuss Throw
B. High Jump
C. Javelin Throw
D. Shot Put

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

India's Nishad Kumar has clinched a silver medal in the men's high jump T47 event at the Tokyo Paralympics 2020.

37. 

Which player has won the Belgian Grand Prix 2021?

A. Charles Leclerc
B. George Russell
C. Lewis Hamilton
D. Max Verstappen

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

Max Verstappen (Red Bull - Netherlands) has been declared the winner of the Belgian Grand Prix 2021.

38. 

The Sports Minister has launched the Fit India Mobile Application to mark National Sports Day. The launch marked how many years of implementation of the Fit India Movement?

A. 1
B. 5
C. 2
D. 3

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The Union Minister of Youth Affairs and Sports, Shri Anurag Singh Thakur has launched the Fit India Mobile Application. The launch of the app marks the second anniversary of the Fit India Movement.

39. 

S. P. Sethuraman belongs to which sport?

A. Chess
B. Cricket
C. Hockey
D. Badminton

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Indian Grandmaster S. P. Sethuraman won the Barcelona Open chess tournament 2021 recently.

40. 

Arjun Erigaisi belongs to which game?

A. Badminton
B. Chess
C. Cricket
D. Hockey

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Indian Grandmaster Arjun Erigaisi emerged victorious in the II Terras de Tras-os-Montes Chess Open while his compatriot D Gukesh finished second.