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16. 

Which state Government govt bag WSIS award for its Sabuj Sathi scheme?

A. Haryana
B. West Bengal
C. Odisha
D. Karnataka

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

After Kanyashree scheme, another West Bengal government project has received a global prize. The World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS) on Monday handed over the winner prize 2020 to the state government for Sabuj Sathi project through a virtual ceremony, a state government official said.

17. 

India's largest piggery mission was launched in which state?

A. Meghalaya
B. Sikkim
C. Assam
D. Odisha

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Meghalaya government launched Piggery Mission with an outlay of Rs 200 Crore. The mission will reduce the annual import of pork worth Rs 150 Crore. Chief Minister Conrad K. Sangma on Thursday launched the 200 Crore plus biggest piggery project in India for Meghalaya in presence of Union Minister of State (MoS) for Agriculture and Farmers Welfare Kailash Choudhury and Deputy Chief Minister Prestone Tynsong at National Cooperative Development Corporation (NCDC) Hqs in New Delhi.

18. 

Which state Government launched Deendayal Antyodaya Rasoi Yojana?

A. Maharashtra
B. Madhya Pradesh
C. Andhra Pradesh
D. Karnataka

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Madhya Pradesh Government has launched Deendayal Antyodaya Rasoi Yojana, a populist subsidised meal scheme for poor in the state. The scheme has been named after the BJP ideologue Deendayal Upadhyaya. The first phase of the scheme was launched by Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan in 49 districts headquarters across the state.

19. 

Which state/UT CM launched an online system for filing complaints in consumer courts?

A. Haryana
B. Delhi
C. Pondicherry
D. Punjab

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Tuesday launched an online system for filing complaints in consumer courts and said it will prove to be a milestone especially during the COVID-19 pandemic. He said consumers will now be able to file complaints from their homes any time and make payments online.

20. 

Which state CM inaugurates flyover named after Veer Savarkar?

A. Kerala
B. Assam
C. Karnataka
D. Tamilnadu

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Karnataka Chief Minister, B.S. Yediyurappa inaugurated the 'Veer Savarkar' flyover in Bengaluru. The inauguration of the 400-metre long flyover built on Major Sandeep Unnikrishnan Road in the city. The Bengaluru's civic body Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike (BBMP) built the flyover at the cost of Rs 34 crore. The project of constructing the flyover began in September 2017.