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36. 

How many kilometers of the route has been achieved by Indian railways in the electrification of routes during 2020-21?

A. 6000
B. 5000
C. 4000
D. 8000

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Indian Railways has logged highest ever electrification of sections covering over six thousand route kilometer in a single year during 2020-21.

37. 

A new species of flowering plants belonging to the genus 'Argyreia', recently discovered in south Maharashtra's Kolhapur district, has been named after whom?

A. Sanjay Raut
B. Uddhav Thackeray
C. Anil Deshmukh
D. Sharad Pawar

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

A new species of flowering plants belonging to the genus `Argyreia', has discovered in south Maharashtra's Kolhapur district, has been named for NCP chief Sharad Pawar.

38. 

How much amount has been approved by the union government for the upgradation of Kargil Zanskar road?

A. Rs 780 crores
B. Rs 650 crores
C. Rs 980 crores
D. Rs 920 crores

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Union Government has approved a 780 Crore rupees project for upgradation of Kargil Zanskar road.

39. 

What is the theme of International Children's Book Day (ICBD) 2021?

A. The Music of Love
B. The Music of Thinking
C. The Music of Words
D. The Music of Life

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

The Theme of International Children's Book Day (ICBD) 2021 is The Music of Words.

40. 

Who is the author of the book titled "1232 km: The Long Journey Home"?

A. Ajit Anjum
B. Vinod Kapri
C. Rahul Bagga
D. Vipin Gaba

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Vinod Kapri is the author of book titled 1232 km: The Long Journey Home.