Correct Answer : Option (B) - South America
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Chilika Lake
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Assam
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Himachal Pradesh
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Pakistan
Note : India has termed Pakistan Foreign Minister’s comments on the recent Dasu blast in which some Chinese workers and others were killed as absurd. The Dasu Dam is a large hydroelectric gravity dam currently under construction on the Indus River near Dasu in Kohistan District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province, Pakistan.
Correct Answer : Option (D) - Damodar Valley Project
Note : Damodar Valley Project (DVP) is based on the model of Tennessee Valley Authority (TAV), USA constructed to harness water of Damodar, a capricious river flowing through Bihar and West Bengal.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Chambal
Note : The Chambal's lower course is lined by belt of badland gullies resulting from accelerated soil erosion and is the site of a major projectin soil conservation. Chambal Project is a joint project from both Madhya Pradesh and Rajasthan government, which aims at harvesting the Chambal River for irrigation, power prevention and control of soil erosion in the valley
Correct Answer : Option (B) - Indira sagar Dam
Note : The water reservoir of Indira Sagar Dam has a holding capacity of 12 billion cu. m. This site is also one of the major tourist attractions in the Khandwa district.
Correct Answer : Option (A) - Betwa River
Note : Rajghat Dam is an Inter-state Dam project of the Government of Madhya Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh being constructed on Betwa River about 14 km from Historical place Chanderi in Madhya Pradesh.
Correct Answer : Option (C) - Tista
Note : It is called Punjab because it has five rivers namely- Satluj, Beas, Ravi, Chenab and Jhelum. All are tributaries of the Indus River, the Chenab being the largest.