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41. 

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated India's first industrial smart city in __________, Maharashtra.

A. Aurangabad
B. Pune
C. Mumbai
D. Nagpur

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Prime Minister Narendra Modi inaugurated Aurangabad Industrial City (AURIC), India's first industrial smart city, in Aurangabad, Maharashtra. The programme aims to boost the Government of India's Smart Cities programme.

42. 

The First IoT in Mini Piped Water Scheme was launched at which city of Assam?

A. Jorhat
B. Amingaon
C. Tezpur
D. Guwahati

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The Public Health Engineering Department (PHED) Assam and Piramal Water Pvt Ltd (Piramal Sarvajal), launched a project on the deployment of the first Internet of Things (IoT) solution in single village mini piped water supply scheme at Amingaon, Assam. Internet of Things (IoT) The Internet of Things is a system of interrelated computing devices, mechanical and digital machines, objects, animals or people that are provided with unique identifiers.

43. 

Where did the exibition named "Superbugs: The End of Antibiotics" inagurated?

A. New Delhi
B. Jaipur
C. Hyderabad
D. Bengaluru

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The exhibition 'Superbugs: The End of Antibiotics' was inaugurated on 6 September 2019 at National Science Centre, New Delhi. The Exhibition explores how society is responding to the enormous challenge of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and antibacterial resistance (ABR) in particular featuring scientific research from across the globe and personal stories of those waging war on Superbugs.

44. 

Which of the following Railway station sets fun zone for the children?

A. Visakhapatnam Railway Station
B. Chennai Central Railway Station
C. Bhubaneswar railway Station
D. New Delhi Railway Station

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

A fun zone, the first of its kind in India, has been set up by the Railways at the Visakhapatnam Railway Station, Andhra Pradesh. The Gaming zone was inaugurated at platform number 1. The children can enjoy games during their waiting period for trains. The gaming zone has different interesting games for children & adults. The fun zone will have all the high-tech gaming activities at par with game parlours.

45. 

The grand Swachh Mahotsav event 2019 was held in __________.

A. Chennai
B. Kolkata
C. Mumbai
D. New Delhi

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The Swachh Mahotsav event 2019 was held in New Delhi. The historic event was organized by the Ministry of Jal Shakthi. President Ramnath Kovind conferred the Swachh India awards to the outstanding performance in Swachh India Mission (SBM). There are More than 1300 swachhata champions include college youngsters, NCC cadets, volunteers from NSS and NYKS, swachagrahies, sarpanches, representatives from States and UTs central government ministries and media persons participated in the grand event.