1. Which of the following district tops In Per Capita Income In South India?
Krishna district in Andhra Pradesh has achieved top place by registering highest earning Per Capita income district in the entire South India. The per capita income of Krishna has been registered at Rs 1, 61, 907 which is higher than in Telangana, Tamil Nadu and Karnataka. However, Andhra Pradesh registered lowest per capita income state among all southern states. Karnataka ranked number one ( Rs 1,59, 893) followed by Telangana ( Rs 1,56,360) and Tamil Nadu ( Rs 1,57, 116) in the per capita income.
2. Recently Railways and AP State join hands to develop:
3. In which of the following districts mega seed park will be established?
The State government is constructing a state-of-the-art mega seed park at Thangadancha in Jupadu Bungalow mandal of Kurnool district with the technical knowhow of Iowa University, US, which could attract investment from reputed seed companies in the country
4. Recently Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited and the A.P. Mineral Development Corporation formed a joint venture to undertake mining of iron ore in Kukunoor block in:
Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Limited and the A.P. Mineral Development Corporation clearing the proposal for forming a joint venture to undertake mining of iron ore in Kukunoor block in West Godavari district, the Ministry of Steel has been approached to get clearance from the NITI Aayog. The merger will give RINL, the corporate entity of the Visakhapatnam Steel Plant, 51% equity in the joint venture. The Kukunoor block is estimated to have 25 to 30 million tonne of high quality iron ore. RINL is the only major steelmaker without captive mines and the formation of the joint venture will expedite the process to source part of its iron ore requirement from the mining site in West Godavari, about 200 to 220 km from the steel plant.