Which Uttar Pradesh city is known as the 'Grasse on the East'?
  • a)
    Gorakhpur
  • b)
    Moradabad
  • c)
    Banaras
  • d)
    Kannauj
Correct answer is option 'D'. Can you explain this answer?
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Key-Points
  • 'Grasse of the East' is the nickname given to Kannauj city.
  • Kannauj is also known as ' Kingdom of Rishabh Dixit' and ' Perfume capital of India'.
  • It has more than 200 perfume distilleries and is world-famous for its traditional ' Kannauj Perfume', tobacco, etc.
Additional Information
  • Thermal Power Plants in Uttar Pradesh - NTPC Dadri, Rihand Thermal Power Station, Singrauli Super Thermal Power Station, Feroze Gandhi Unchahar Thermal Power Station.
  • Famous Monuments/Historical Places in Uttar Pradesh - Taj Mahal, Buland Darwaza, Panch Mahal, Banaras Ghat, Agra Fort, etc.
  • Famous Stadiums - Green Park Stadium – Kanpur, Ekna Stadium - Lucknow.
  • National Park in Uttar Pradesh - Dudhwa National Park.

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