SSC Geography Sample Paper NCERT Sample Paper-3

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    Which of the following does not have uranium deposits?

    A)  Jharkhand        

    B)  Madhya Pradesh

    C)  Meghalaya       

    D)  Haryana

    Correct Answer: D

    Solution :

    [d] Jharkhand: Jaduguda in Singhbhum Thrust Belt (formerly part of Bihar) is the first uranium deposit to be discovered in the country in 1951.Jadsuguda is the first mine in the country to produce uranium ore in acommercial scale. Madhya Pradesh: The shear zone around Dongargarh region and also the Surguja-Palamau area of Madhya Pradesh-Bihar. Meghalaya: Domiasiat mine deposit with large and good grade uranium reserve is hosted in a thickpile of sandstone within a depth of about 40m with underlying granite. A small rivulet flowing in the area divides the deposit into two separate mining blocks.

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