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21. 

Which state CM launched first integrated air ambulance service?

A. Kerala
B. Karnataka
C. Gujarat
D. Goa

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

The Karnataka Chief Minister on September 8 unveiled the country's first integrated air ambulance service jointly launched by the International Critical Air Transfer Team (ICATT) and the Kyathi in the city.

22. 

Which state government signs pact with UN for take-home-ration scheme- move to benefit nearly 200 women self help groups?

A. Uttar Pradesh
B. Punjab
C. Odisha
D. Maharashtra

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Take-Home ration will now be manufactured and supplied through women self-help groups (SHGs) in Uttar Pradesh. The state rural livelihood mission (SRLM) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the UN World Food Programme for this. Around 200 women SHG enterprises are expected to gain business with Rs 1,200 crore annual turnover through this collaboration.

23. 

Which state government and UK India Business Council renew their MoU to strengthen the state's industrial development?

A. Andhra Pradesh
B. Odisha
C. Gujarat
D. Telangana

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

he UK India Business Council (UKIBC) renewed its' Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Industries and Commerce Department, Government of Telangana. This collaborative partnership between the UKIBC and the Government of Telangana is well-established and has already led to two UK business delegations to the State and a further delegation of leading UK universities.

24. 

Which state CM launches 'YSR Sampoorna Poshana' scheme?

A. Karnataka
B. Telangana
C. Andhra Pradesh
D. Goa

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh, YS Jagan Mohan Reddy has launched two nutrition schemes 'YSR Sampoorna Poshana' and 'YSR Sampoorna Poshana Plus' to provide nutritious food to pregnant women, lactating mothers and children in the state.

25. 

Which state Cm flags off south India's first Kisan rail?

A. Uttar Pradesh
B. Madhya Pradesh
C. Kerala
D. Andhra Pradesh

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The country's second and South India's first "Kisan Train" was flagged off from Anantapur in Andhra Pradesh to Adarsh Nagar Railway Station in Delhi. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YS Jagan Mohan Reddy & Union Minister for Agriculture Narendra Singh Tomar flagged off the train, via a video link from New Delhi and Amaravati. This train, loaded with 14 parcel vans, will cover a distance of 2,150 km in 40 hours.