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48. 

Syeda Anwara Taimur passed away. She was first and only woman CM of which state?

[A]. Assam
[B]. Sikkim
[C]. Odisha
[D]. Goa

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

Assam's first and only woman chief minister, Syeda Anwara Taimur passed away. A four-time Congress MLA beginning with her first election in 1972, Taimur held portfolios like education before becoming chief minister for a brief period from December 6, 1980, to June 30, 1981. She was nominated for a Rajya Sabha term in 1988. She joined the All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF) in 2011.

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