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647. 

17) Which of the following variety of Turmeric gets the Geographical indication (GI) tag from Intellectual Property India?

[A]. Kandhamal Haldi
[B]. Alleppey
[C]. Rajapore
[D]. Sangli turmeric

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

'Kandhamal Haldi', a variety of turmeric indigenous to southern Odisha, has earned the Geographical indication (GI) tag from Intellectual Property India, an organization functioning under the auspices of the Union ministry of commerce & industry. The recognition coincided with the state's Foundation Day (Utkal Divas). Kandhamal in Odisha's southern hinterland is famed for its turmeric. The agricultural product also stands out for its healing properties and arresting aroma.

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