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Which of the following is the largest jute producing state in India?
1. Bihar
2. West Bengal
3. Tripura
4. Meghalaya 

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Correct Answer - Option 2 : West Bengal

The correct answer is West Bengal.

  • West Bengal is the largest jute-producing state in India.
  • West Bengal followed by Assam and Bihar is the major jute growing state in the country.
  • These states account for about 98 per cent of the country's jute area and production (State of Indian Agriculture, 2016-2017). 
  • West Bengal yields 2605 kgs per Hectare.

  • Largest Rice producing state - West Bengal.
  • Largest Sugarcane producing state - Uttar Pradesh.
  • Largest Wheat producing state - Uttar Pradesh.
  • Largest Cotton producing state - Gujrat.

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