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221.
The central government has doubled the income slab for EWS under PMAY-U in which city to provide relief to individuals seeking affordable homes?
Mumbai
Chennai
Karnal
Guwahati
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Centre has doubled the income slab for the Economically Weaker Sections (EWS) category under PMAY-U in Mumbai. This move aims to make affordable housing more accessible to a larger number of people. The previous income threshold of Rs 3 lakh was too low, rendering many people who needed affordable housing ineligible.

222.
In which city is India's top table tennis league UTT tournament being organized?
Surat
Noida
Pune
Bikaner
Answer: Option
Explanation:
India's top table tennis league Ultimate Table Tennis (UTT) tournament is being organized at the Shiv Chhatrapati Sports Complex, Pune from July 13 to 27, 2023.

223.
In which month did India's goods exports fall by 22%?
March 2023
April 2023
May 2023
June 2023
Answer: Option
Explanation:
India's goods exports plummeted 22.02% year-over-year in June, hitting an eight-month low of $32.97 billion, while imports fell 17.5% to $53.1 billion, as per data from the Commerce Ministry.

224.
In which city is the world's largest International Temple Convention and Expo organized?
Varanasi
Kashi
Shillong
Guwahati
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The world's largest International Temple Convention and Expo (ITCX) will be organized from 22 to 24 July 2023 at the Rudraksh Convention Center in Varanasi.

225.
India will host the ASEAN Countries Conference on Traditional Medicines on July 20, 2023, at Vigyan Bhawan in which city?
Chennai
Mumbai
New Delhi
Ajmer
Answer: Option
Explanation:
India will serve as the host of the ASEAN Countries Conference on Traditional Medicines on July 20, 2023, at Vigyan Bhawan in New Delhi.