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402. 

For which state, the Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed $240 million loan for providing safe and sustainable drinking water?

[A]. Jharkhand
[B]. Maharashtra
[C]. Uttar Pradesh
[D]. West Bengal

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The government of India and the Asian Development Bank (ADB) signed $240 million loan for providing safe and sustainable drinking water to about 1.65 million people in three districts of the state of West Bengal affected by arsenic, fluoride, and salinity. The signatories to the West Bengal Drinking Water Sector Improvement Project were Sameer Kumar Khare, Additional Secretary (Fund Bank and ADB), Department of Economic Affairs, Ministry of Finance; and Kenichi Yokoyama, Country Director of ADB's India Resident Mission.

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