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31. 

Which state government released the Electronics and Hardware Manufacturing Policy?

A. Odisha
B. Maharashtra
C. Tamil Nadu
D. Punjab

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

On September 7, 2020, Tamil Nadu Government released Electronics and Hardware Manufacturing Policy. The main aim of the policy is to increase the electronics industry output to 100 billion USD by 2025. Highlights The Tamil Nadu State will contribute 25% of India's total electronic exports of the country after implementation of the policy.

32. 

Which state government launches YSR Sampoorna Poshana Scheme?

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

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

On September 7, 2020, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister YSR Jagan Mohan Reddy launched YSR Sampoorna Poshana scheme and YSR Sampoorna Poshana Plus scheme. The schemes aim to provide nutritious food to lactating mothers and pregnant women. Highlights The scheme will bring down malnutrition in vulnerable section

33. 

Which state stands on top in the Ease of Doing Business (EoDB) rankings among all the states in the country?

A. Haryana
B. Andhra Pradesh
C. Odisha
D. Maharashtra

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Andhra Pradesh retained its top position in ease of doing business ranking 2019, followed by Uttar Pradesh and Telangana. The commerce and industry ministry released the State Business Reform Action Plan Ranking. Uttar Pradesh from North India, Andhra Pradesh from South India, West Bengal from East India, Madhya Pradesh from West India and Assam from North East India topped the ranking. Among Union Territories, Delhi bagged the top spot. Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, Minister of State for Commerce and Industry Piyush Goyal and Cabinet Minister Hardeep Singh Puri were present at the event.

34. 

The first ever Cannabis medicine project that is to be set up in which state?

A. Sikkim
B. Assam
C. Odisha
D. Jammu and Kashmir

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The first ever Cannabis Medicine project that is to be set up in Jammu and Kashmir in collaboration with Canada is to be the first foreign investment in the union territory. Highlights The project is to be set up at the Indian Institute of Integrative Medicine in Jammu and Kashmir.

35. 

Which state/UT launched his special mass campaign, under the name "10 Hafte-10 Baje-10 Minute"?

A. Delhi
B. Maharashtra
C. Andaman and Nicobar
D. Haryana

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal on Sunday launched his special mass campaign, under the name "10 Hafte-10 Baje-10 Minute" (10 weeks-10o'clock-10 minutes), against dengue by inspecting his home for stagnant water to prevent the spread of mosquito-borne diseases.