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316.
In which state did Nadubhagom Chundan of the Nadubhagom Boat Club win the Raja Pramukhan Trophy?
Gujarat
Bihar
Odisha
Kerala
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Nadubhagom Chundan (snake boat) from the Nadubhagom Boat Club emerged victorious and lifted the Raja Pramukhan Trophy in the Champakulam Moolam boat race held on the Pampa river at Champakulam in Kuttanad, Kerala.

317.
Ajit Pawar, a leader of the NCP, has been sworn in as the Deputy Chief Minister of which state?
Maharashtra
Bihar
Rajasthan
Gujarat
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Ajit Pawar, a leader of the Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), has taken oath as the Deputy Chief Minister of Maharashtra after joining the government led by Eknath Shinde. He is the son of Anantrao, the elder brother of Sharad Pawar.

318.
The traditional soil festival 'Chikal Kalo' was recently celebrated in which state?
Rajasthan
Punjab
Goa
Telangana
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The traditional clay festival known as 'Chikal Kalo' took place in Marcel village, Goa, from June 28 to June 30, 2023. This festival is celebrated every year on Ashadha Dwadashi and is referred to as "mud bath."

319.
Which state has decided to increase pension funds to honour 'Loktantra Senani'?
Assam
Uttarakhand
Maharashtra
Sikkim
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Chief Minister Pushkar Singh Dhami of Uttarakhand has announced increased pension funds as a tribute to the individuals from Uttarakhand who fought against the Emergency in 1975.

320.
The Geological Survey of India (GSI) has discovered India's largest natural arch in which state?
Jharkhand
Odisha
Nagaland
Tripura
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Sundargarh Natural Arch, estimated to be around 184 million years old from the Jurassic period, was unearthed by the Geological Survey of India (GSI) in Odisha.