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41. 

PM Narendra Modi has inaugurated the International Cooperation and Convention Centre - Rudraksh in which city?

A. Ahmedabad
B. Varanasi
C. Kolkata
D. Dehradun

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi inaugurated the International Cooperation and Convention Centre - Rudraksh, in Varanasi.

42. 

The first-ever grain dispensing ATM in India has been installed in which city?

A. Patna
B. Raipur
C. Pune
D. Gurugram

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

India's first grain dispensing ATM has been installed at Farrukhnagar in the Gurugram district of Haryana under a pilot project, to make ration dispersal hassle and complaint-free for citizens.

43. 

The RBI Retail Direct scheme has been launched by the central bank for investment in which debt instruments?

A. G-Secs
B. Commercial Papers
C. Certificate of Deposit
D. All the above

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The RBI has launched 'the RBI Retail Direct' scheme for retail investors, through which they can directly buy and sell government securities (G-Secs) both primary and secondary.

44. 

The state-of-the-art Centre of Excellence for Research and Analysis of Narcotics, Drugs and Psychotropic Substances has been unveiled in which city?

A. Dehradun
B. Chandigarh
C. Jaipur
D. Gandhinagar

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The Union Home Minister Amit Shah inaugurated the Centre of Excellence for Research and Analysis of Narcotics, Drugs and Psychotropic Substances at National Forensic Science University at Gandhinagar in Gujarat.

45. 

NTPC Renewable Energy has announced to construct 4750 MW, India's single-largest solar photovoltaic project, in which region?

A. Nainital
B. Rann of Kutch
C. Ladakh
D. Jodhpur

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

NTPC Ltd., India's largest power generator is set to construct the country's single-largest solar photovoltaic project at Rann of Kutch region in Khavada, Gujarat.