19th December, 2018 (AP Current Affairs)

1. Which district in AP stands first in best performance and reaching the targets in implementing govt schemes?

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East Godavari stands first in best performance and reaching the targets in implementing govt schemes with 88.1 per cent score. The West Godavari district tops in growth rate. Note: Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu announced rankings to districts basing on their performance. Five districts including East Godavari, Krishna, Chittor,West Godavari and Kadapa district came under A category in performance, Visakha, Vizianagaram, Anantapur, Prakasam, Guntur, Srikakulam, Nellore, Kurnool stood in second category. Kurnool was placed under last position with 70.7 per cent score. Meanwhile West Godavari district stood first with 12.79 per cent growth rate in the state, while Prakasam district in last place with 8.56 per cent growth rate. During 2017-18 too West Godavari bagged first place with 14.75 per cent growth rate while Visakha in last place with 9.11 per cent growth rate. The Water Resources department got first rank with highest score of 150.2 in achieving results, Sports and Youth affairs department remained in last rank with 20.8 per cent score.

2. Which district has become the first district in the country to be fully equipped with LED street lights?

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East Godavari in Andhra Pradesh has become the first district in the country to be fully equipped with LED street lights. Around 3.1 lakh LED street lights have been installed in the district that would result in saving of 34 million units of power annually

3. AP Government decided to construct 108 feet NTR Statue on a hill at:

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The Andhra Pradesh government has decided to construct a 108-feet long statue of former chief minister of erstwhile Andhra Pradesh NT Rama Rao on a hills at Neerukonda in Amaravati. The Construction company L&T has been entrusted to design and develop the statue It is learned that the statue is being constructed on a 32 feet tall building.

4. In which of the following universities 3D Experience Mother Hub Centre was established with the help of Dassault Systems?

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Minister for Skill Development, Law, Justice, Youth Services and Sports Kollu Ravindra and France Ambassador to India Alexandre Ziegler inaugurated the 3D Experience Mother Hub Centre jointly established by Andhra Pradesh State Skill Development Corporation (APSSDC) and Dassault Systems at Acharya Nagarjuna Univeristy (ANU). State-of-the-art classrooms, conference room, maker space and 3D auditorium have been inaugurated at ANU.

5. Who among the following entered into India Book of Records and Asia Book of Records by performing 10, 832 hand- stretches in 92 minutes/Yoga stretches?

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Cherukuri Satyanarayana, chairman of Volga Archery Academy and secretary of Andhra Pradesh Archery Association created a record by performing 10, 832 hand- stretches in 92 minutes and entered the India Book of Records and Asia Book of Records simultaneously.

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