Current Affairs August 2016 Quiz - 8

71ITC-s hygiene brand, Savlon, has appointed Indian badminton star ___________ as its brand ambassador.
 A) PV Sindhu
 B) Shakshi Malik
 C) Saina Nehwal
 D) Dipa Karmakar
  
72_________ has been appointed Managing Director (MD) of State Bank of India (SBI) for a period of 3 years.
 A) Manish Tandon
 B) Nimesh Kampani
 C) Anant Maheshwari
 D) Dinesh Kumar Khara

73______________ has been appointed as Executive Director (ED) of Bank of Baroda.
 A) Ashok Kumar Garg
 B) Raj Kamal Verma
 C) Gopal Murli Bhagat
 D) Himanshu Joshi
  
74____________ has been appointed as ED of Corporation Bank.
 A) Ashok Kumar Garg
 B) Raj Kamal Verma
 C) Gopal Murli Bhagat
 D) Himanshu Joshi
  
75Subrata Paul was awarded with Arjuna Award 2016. He belongs to which Discipline?
 A) Football
 B) Shooting
 C) Archery
 D) Athletics
  
76The Asian Development Bank (ADB) Board of Governors has unanimously re-elected _________ as President of ADB for a further 5 years effective from November 2016
 A) Takehiko Nakao
 B) Jin Liqun
 C) Jim Yong Kim
 D) Haruhiko Kuroda
  
77Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President of Russia Vladimir Putin have dedicated Unit 1 of Kudankulam Nuclear Power Plant to the nation while inaugurating the same. Kudankulam is in which state?
 A) Maharashtra
 B) Goa
 C) Tamil Nadu
 D) Karnataka
  
78"World Humanitarian Day" is observed on __________________.
 A) 21-August
 B) 26-August
 C) 19-August
 D) 18-August
  
79Famous __________ film producer, lyricist and screenplay writer, Panchu Arunachalam passed away following a brief illness.
 A) Tamil
 B) Kannada
 C) Telegu
 D) Malaylam
  
80Vinesh was awarded with Arjuna Award 2016. He belongs to which Discipline?
 A) Wrestling
 B) Shooting
 C) Archery
 D) Table Tennis

 
 
 
 
Answers:
71Ans) Saina Nehwal
72Ans) Dinesh Kumar Khara
73Ans) Ashok Kumar Garg
74Ans) Gopal Murli Bhagat
75Ans) Football
76Ans) Takehiko Nakao
77Ans) Tamil Nadu
78Ans) 19-August
79Ans) Tamil
80Ans) Wrestling

 
 
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