Correct Answer : Option (B) - Kotak Mahindra Life Insurance Company
Note : Mahesh Balasubramanian has been appointed as the Managing Director of Kotak Mahindra Life Insurance Company Limited (KLI).
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Himachal Pradesh
Note : The State Government of Himachal Pradesh has initiated 'Parvat Dhara Yojana' to revive recharge aquifers and conserve natural resources of water in the state.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Jammu and Kashmir
Note : The Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir, the District Disaster Management Authority Srinagar has launched a 24x7 dedicated Helpline at Covid-19 War Control Room to provide real time Covid-19 related facilities to the people.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - 104.3 million tonne
Note : Amid scare of Covid-19 second wave which forced the States and Union Territories to impose lockdown like curbs, the Government set a record rice production target of 104.3 million tonne for the kharif season of 2021-22 crop year.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Rs.71 cr
Note : The country's largest lender SBI announced allocating Rs 71 crore towards the fight against COVID-19.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Information as a Public Good
Note : The theme of World Press Freedom Day 2021 is"Information as a Public Good".
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Sikkim
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Finance Commission
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Soybean
Note : The Indian Scientists have developed a high-yielding and pest-resistant variety of soybean, called MACS 1407.
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Bharatiya Janata Party
Note : The Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has won 60 of 126 seats. The majority mark is 64 seats in the state of Assam.