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India Map : August (II) 2023

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  • Langda mango has been awarded the Geographical Indication (GI) tag. It is related to which location in India?


    Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh Banarasi paan and langda mango of Varanasi have been awarded the Geographical Indication (GI) tag which signifies that products from a specific geographical location possess qualities that are due to that origin. Along with Banarasi paan and langda mango Ramnagar Bhanta (Brinjal) and Adamchini Rice have also been awarded the GI tag. The UP government had filed GI applications for 20 state-based products during the Covid phase in collaboration with NABARD (National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development).


  • It is a remarkable archaeological site and is poised to transport its visitors into the rich history of ancient India. It will highlight the rich cultural heritage and historical importance of the capital of the Early Pandyan Kingdom. Locate the archaeological site


    Adichanallur Museum Adichanallur Museum is a remarkable archaeological site and is poised to transport its visitors into the rich history of ancient India. The foundation stone for this was ceremoniously placed by the Union Finance Minister, representing a significant milestone in the Thoothukudi district of Tamil Nadu. It will highlight the rich cultural heritage and historical importance of the region, which was once the capital of the Early Pandyan Kingdom.


  • Recently world famous 'Basohli Painting' - popular for its miniature art style has obtained the Geographical Indication (GI) Tag. Locate the district from which it is related.


    Kathua district of Jammu The world-famous 'Basohli Painting' - popular for its miniature art style from Kathua district has obtained the Geographical Indication (GI) Tag following approval by the National Bank for Agriculture and Rural Development (NABARD) Jammu. This is the first time in the history of GI registration that the Jammu region got a GI tag for handicrafts.


  • Locate the coastal island that has facilitated the launch of Chandrayaan 3 and India's first space-based solar mission (Aditya L1). The island also shares a water boundary with the iconic Pulicat Lake.


    Sriharikota Satish Dhawan Space Centre (SDSC) SHAR is responsible for providing launch base infrastructure for the Indian Space Programme. It is located on a coastal island of Sriharikota. Recently, Chandrayaan 3 and India's first space-based solar mission - Aditya L1, were also launched from the same island. The spaceport is located on an island that shares a water boundary with the iconic Pulicat Lake.


  • Recently, the Bombay High Court directed Goa to notify this Wildlife Sanctuary and nearby areas as a tiger reserve. It is known for its nesting grounds of critically endangered Long-billed vultures. It is designated an International Bird Area. Identify the Wildlife Sanctuary.


    Mhadei Wildlife Sanctuary Recently, the Bombay High Court directed Goa to notify the Mhadei Wildlife Sanctuary and nearby areas as a tiger reserve. It is known for its nesting grounds of critically endangered Long-billed vultures. It is designated an International Bird Area for hosting several bird species like the Malabar parakeet and Rufous babbler


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