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01. In October 2021, which of the following states launched an innovative project of electricity production by using cow dung?
  1. Chhattisgarh
  2. Odisha
  3. Telangana
  4. Madhya Pradesh
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  • Chhattisgarh Chief Minister Bhupesh Baghel on 3 October 2021 launched an innovative project of electricity production by using cow dung.
  • The machines installed in rural industrial parks of gauthans would be run on electricity produced from cow dung.
  • In the first phase, units for power generation have been set up at Rakhi, Sikola in Durg, and Bancharoda in the Raipur district.

02. In which of the following states, 18th Kachai Lemon Festival was held in January 2022?
  1. Assam
  2. Manipur
  3. Nagaland
  4. Tripura
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The correct answer is Manipur.

  • The 18th Kachai Lemon Festival concluded in Manipur on 14 Jan’22.
  • It was a 2-day event held in Kachai village in the Ukhrul district.
  • Kachai Lemon of Manipur has been accorded Geographical Indication (GI) registration tag.
  • It is considered to be unique as it is a rich source of ascorbic acid.
  • The theme of the festival was ‘Organic Kachai Lemon for Safe Environment and Rural Transformation’.

03. In November 2021, which state police has launched the ‘Call your Cop’ mobile App for its citizens?
  1. Mizoram
  2. Nagaland
  3. Meghalaya
  4. Assam
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The correct answer is Nagaland.

  • Nagaland DGP T. John Longkumer officially launched the ‘Call your Cop’ mobile App on 29 November 2021 at Police Headquarters in Kohima.
  • The app will enable all citizens of the state especially those in distress to get in touch directly with the police with just one click.
  • The app was developed by the Police Headquarters CID branch in collaboration with Excellogics Tech Solutions Pvt Ltd.

04. In November 2021, which state has approved the proposal to create cyber tehsils?
  1. Gujarat
  2. Kerala
  3. Telangana
  4. Madhya Pradesh
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The correct answer is Madhya Pradesh.

  • Madhya Pradesh Cabinet has approved the proposal to create cyber tehsils.
  • This was informed by state Home Minister Narottam Mishra.
  • The state will be the first across the country to do so.
  • Cyber Tehsil will make the mutation process easy and people from anywhere in the state can avail of its benefit.
  • The process of conversion will become convenient in the cases of undisputed land.

05. In November 2021, which of the following states/UTs has launched the ‘Shramik Mitra’ scheme for construction workers?
  1. Chandigarh
  2. Uttar Pradesh
  3. Delhi
  4. Rajasthan
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The correct answer is Delhi.

Key Points

  • The Delhi government launched the ‘Shramik Mitra’ scheme on 8 November 2021.
  • It will ensure that the benefits of various programs reach construction workers.
  • As part of it, 800 ‘Shramik Mitras’ will reach out to construction workers, inform them about the schemes launched by the Delhi govt, connect them with relevant government schemes, and ensure that no worker is left out of any programs.

06. In October 2021, who inaugurated the ‘Retreat Ceremony’ on India-Pak Border in Jammu?
  1. Rajnath Singh
  2. Manoj Sinha
  3. Radha Krishna Mathur
  4. Amit Shah
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The correct answer is Manoj Sinha.

Key Points

  • In Jammu and Kashmir, in a historic event, Lieutenant Governor Manoj Sinha on 2 Oct 2021 inaugurated Retreat Ceremony at Octroi Post in Suchet Garh on the India-Pak international border.
  • It was inaugurated on the auspicious occasion of the birth anniversaries of Gandhiji and Lal Bahadur Shastri.
  • The initiative is by the Border Security Force (BSF).

07. PM Modi laid the foundation stone of the Ganga Expressway in which district in December 2021?
  1. Jaunpur
  2. Sultanpur
  3. Shahjahanpur
  4. Varanasi
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The correct answer is Shahjahanpur.

  • PM Modi laid the foundation stone of the Ganga Expressway in Shahjahanpur on 18 December 2021.
  • The 594 km long six-lane Expressway will be built at a cost of over Rs 36,200 cr.
  • Starting near the Bijauli village, the Expressway will extend till near the Judapur Dandu village in Prayagraj.
  • It will become the longest expressway of Uttar Pradesh, connecting the western and eastern regions of the state.

08. In October 2021, the white onion of which state has earned itself a ‘Geographical Indication’ tag?
  1. Maharashtra​
  2. Karnataka
  3. Kerala
  4. Tamil Nadu
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The correct answer is Maharashtra.

  • The white onion of Alibag in Maharashtra’s Raigad district has earned itself a ‘Geographical Indication’ tag.
  • Alibag’s white onion also has medicinal qualities and is used for the treatment of heart ailments, controlling cholesterol, and creation of insulin.
  • White onion belongs to the species Allium cepa.

09. Which of the following states has declared first ODF (open defecation free) Plus village in January 2022?
  1. Mizoram
  2. Assam
  3. Nagaland
  4. Tripura
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The correct answer is Mizoram.
Key Points

  • South Maubuang in Aibawk block of Aizawl district in Mizoram has been declared a model ODF (open defecation free) Plus village.
  • It fulfilled all the criteria as per Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin) Phase II guidelines.
  • The village has a population of 649 individuals from 116 households.
  • In 2021, the village was awarded the National Panchayat Award which entailed prize money of Rs. 5 lakhs.

10. Which state has announced ‘Kaiser-i-Hind’ as the state butterfly in November 2021?
  1. Sikkim
  2. West Bengal
  3. Arunachal Pradesh
  4. Odisha
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The correct answer is Arunachal Pradesh.

Key Points

  • Arunachal Pradesh government has announced ‘Kaiser-I-Hind‘ as the state butterfly.
  • The name means the emperor of India.
  • Kaiser-I-Hind, biologically named Teinopalpus Imperialis, has a wingspan ranging from 90 mm to 120 mm and can be found in six states in the eastern Himalayan region at the height of 6,000 to 10,000 feet in a well-wooded terrain.

11. Which state/UTs police has launched an e-learning platform, ‘Unnati’ to help educate youths and impart skill training to school dropouts in December 2021?
  1. Chandigarh Police
  2. Uttar Pradesh Police
  3. Delhi Police
  4. Maharshtra Police
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The correct answer is Delhi Police.

Key Points

  • Delhi Police Commissioner Rakesh Asthana on 12 Dec 2021 launched an e-learning platform, ‘Unnati’.
  • It was launched at the All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE) Auditorium under the Delhi Police’s flagship scheme ‘YUVA’.
  • It will help educate youths and impart skill training to school dropouts from the weaker sections of society.
  • The ‘Unnati’ placement cell has also been set up.

12. In January 2022, Union Minister Sarbananda Sonowal has inaugurated the first Sports University of which state?
  1. Karnataka
  2. Assam
  3. Haryana
  4. Punjab
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The correct answer is Assam.

Key Points

  • Union Minister of Ports, Shipping and Waterways and AYUSH Sarbananda Sonowal inaugurated the construction of Assam’s first sports university at Chabua in Dibrugarh district.
  • It will be called Sri Sri Aniruddhadeva Sports University.
  • It is being set up in the name of the great Saint of the Maomoriya sattriya community.

13. In December 2021, which state has started ‘Khel Nursery Scheme 2022-23’ to promote sports in the state?
  1. Punjab
  2. Haryana
  3. Karnataka
  4. Telanagana
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The correct answer is Haryana.

Key Points

  • Haryana Minister of State for Sports and Youth Affairs, Sandeep Singh has informed that the state government has started ‘Khel Nursery Scheme 2022-23’ to promote sports in the state.
  • Under this scheme, sports nurseries will be started in government, private educational institutions, and private sports institutions.
  • For this, applications have been invited by the department till 20 Jan 2022.
  • Sports nurseries are being opened for the sports included in the Olympic, Asian and Commonwealth Games.

14. In November 2021, which of the following city has joined UNESCO’s network of creative cities?
  1. Bengaluru
  2. Kolkata
  3. Lucknow
  4. Srinagar
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The correct answer is Srinagar.

Key Points

  • UNESCO has announced the addition of Srinagar to its network of creative cities.
  • Srinagar has been designated as a “Creative City of Craft and Folk Arts”.
  • From India, Srinagar joins Chennai and Varanasi (both UNESCO cities of music)Jaipur (crafts and folk arts), Mumbai (film), and Hyderabad (gastronomy).
  • The “UNESCO Network” now has nearly 300 from 90 countries.

15. In December 2021, which state has become the first fully COVID-19 vaccinated state in India?
  1. Tripura
  2. Himachal Pradesh
  3. Punjab
  4. Goa
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The correct answer is Himachal Pradesh.

Key Points

  • Himachal Pradesh has become the first state to fully vaccinate 100 percent of its adult population.
  • Himachal Pradesh was also the first state to achieve the 100 percent first dose.
  • A special function is being organized to honor COVID-19 workers at the All-India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) in Bilaspur.

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