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31.
Which organization has achieved Miniratna Category-I status as a Central Public Sector Enterprise (CPSE)?
GRID-INDIA
Oil India Limited
Power Finance Corporation
Rashtriya ispat nigam
Answer: Option
Explanation:
GRID-INDIA, also known as Grid Controller of India Limited, has attained Miniratna Category-I status as a Central Public Sector Enterprise (CPSE), recognized by the Ministry of Power, showcasing its crucial role in managing India's power system effectively and efficiently.

32.
Where is India's first Ayurvedic cafe located?
Mumbai
Delhi
Kolkata
Chennai
Answer: Option
Explanation:
India's first Ayurvedic cafe, Soma-The Ayurvedic Kitchen, is located in Delhi at the Maharishi Ayurveda Hospital in Shalimar Bagh. The cafe offers customized Ayurvedic food and is gaining attention for promoting healthy eating experiences.

33.
What is India's ranking on the DHL Connectedness Index in 2023?
62nd
67th
58th
72nd
Answer: Option
Explanation:
India's ranking on the DHL Connectedness Index improved significantly from 67th in 2022 to 62nd in 2023. This jump indicates India's growing involvement in global economic activities, including trade, capital flows, information exchange, and movement of people. The DHL Connectedness Index evaluates countries based on their level of connectivity and integration into the global economy, making India's rise in the rankings a noteworthy achievement in terms of its global economic presence.

34.
Where is India's first integrated oil palm processing unit located?
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Kerala
Tamil Nadu
Answer: Option
Explanation:
India's first integrated oil palm processing unit, operated by 3F Oil Palm, is situated in Arunachal Pradesh's Roing. This project is part of the Mission Palm Oil under the National Mission on Edible Oils – Oil Palm (NMEO-OP), contributing to the nation's self-reliance in edible oils.

35.
How many states currently have access to Ethanol 100 fuel?
Nine states
Five states
Ten states
Seven states
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Ethanol 100 fuel is currently accessible in five states, namely Maharashtra, Karnataka, Uttar Pradesh, New Delhi, and Tamil Nadu. This availability reflects a strategic move towards promoting cleaner emissions and sustainability in automotive fuels. By expanding the reach of Ethanol 100, these states contribute to reducing greenhouse gas emissions and pollutants, aligning with global efforts to combat climate change and improve air quality.