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446.
Which state has officially renamed Ahmednagar city as ‘Ahilyanagar’?
Maharashtra
Rajasthan
Uttar Pradesh
West Bengal
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Chief Minister of Maharashtra, Eknath Shinde, announced the official renaming of Ahmednagar city as ‘Ahilyanagar’ in honour of the 18th-century Maratha queen Ahilyabai Holkar.

447.
Which state established an expert panel to review the reservation formula?
Assam
Manipur
Haryana
Meghalaya
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Meghalaya government has responded to the demands of the Voice of the People’s Party (VPP) and announced the formation of an expert committee to review the state’s reservation policy.

448.
Which state Government launched the Namo Shetkari Mahasanman Yojana?
Maharashtra
Sikkim
Karnataka
Kerala
Answer: Option
Explanation:
The Maharashtra government has approved a new financial scheme under which Rs 6,000 will be paid annually to over one crore farmers in the state.

449.
Which state achieved 100% coverage under 'Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana'?
Tripura
Mizoram
Telangana
Meghalaya
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Telangana State has achieved a significant milestone in financial inclusion by achieving 100% coverage of the Pradhan Mantri Jan Dhan Yojana (PMJDY).

450.
Which state has launched the 'Mo Ghara Scheme'?
Bihar
Odisha
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Answer: Option
Explanation:
Odisha has launched the Mo Ghara Scheme. The scheme will cover all such families who were left out of the existing housing schemes due to stringent eligibility criteria or insufficient allocation and also those who had received housing assistance of smaller amounts in the past and now want to upgrade or expand.