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46. 

Which state has passed a bill to protect its heritage sites?

A. Rajasthan
B. Goa
C. Punjab
D. Assam

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The Assam Assembly has passed a bill to protect various heritage sites of the state. The Assam Heritage (Tangible) Protection, Preservation, Conservation and Maintenance Bill, 2020 was passed by the state assembly to protect, preserve and restore tangible heritage, which are currently not covered under any national or state law.

47. 

Which state signed MoU with Shri Vallabh Pittie International Group to invest Rs. 4000 crore in various sectors?

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

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Rajasthan would soon host several development projects in the textile, defence and aviation sectors. For this, the state government has entered into an understanding with SVP International Group for an investment of Rs 4,000 crore for development of facilities related to these sectors.

48. 

Which state government receives mod to form Crop Insurance Firm from IRDA?

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

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

On September 1, 2020, the Government of Andhra Pradesh (AP) received the nod from Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority (IRDA) to form its Crop Insurance Firm Andhra Pradesh General Insurance Company (APGIC).

49. 

Which state government launched cleanliness campaign, 'Gandagi Bharat Chhodo'?

A. Madhya Pradesh
B. Gujarat
C. Telangana
D. Goa

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Bhupendra Singh, Madhya Pradesh(MP) Urban Administration and Development Minister launched a 15 day campaign(August 16-30, 2020) 'Gandagi Bharat Chhodo Madhya Pradesh' (Free India and Madhya Pradesh from garbage) from Sagar, MP.

50. 

Which state CM launched two Citizen-Centric Mobile app?

A. Odisha
B. Gujarat
C. Goa
D. Maharashtra

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

On 31st August 2020, Naveen Patnaik, Chief Minister of Odisha, launched two citizen-centric mobile applications Ama Sahar and Swachha Sahar Odisha on the occasion of Local Self Government Day which was observed at the Lok Seva Bhawan over a virtual platform.