UPSC PRELIMINARY MOCK TEST 32
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Harvest Festivals State/Region
- Wangala Mizoram
- Lohri Punjab
- Nuakhai Odisha
Which of the above pairs is/are correctly matched?
2 and 3 only
1, 2 and 3
Lohri is a renowned harvest festival in Punjab that showcases traditional dance and songs
Wangala is the merriment of 100 drums played by Garo tribes of northeast India. This is one of the popular harvest festivals of India marking the onset of winter. Wangala is celebrated in Meghalaya and Assam
Nuakhai is an age old harvest celebration in Odisha. "
1.Palghat Gap is located between Cardamom hillsand Anamalai hills.
2.New Moore Island is located in Arabian Sea between India and Pakistan.
- Kodaikanalhill station is located near Palani hills.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
1 and 3 only
1, 2 and 3
Palghat Gap is located between Nilgiri hills and Anaimalai hills. New Moore Island is located in Bay of Bengal between India and Bangladesh. "
- GI tag enables the holder to prevent someone from making a product using the same techniques as those set out in the standards.
- GI tag can also be issued to any company producing a product with distinct characteristics.
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2
Statement 2 is correct. A trademark can be assigned or licensed to anyone, anywhere in the world, because it is linked to a specific company and not to a particular place. In contrast, a GI may be used by any persons in the area of origin, who produces the good according to specified standards, but because of its link with the place of origin.