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Q.

The "Helmand Province" of Afghanistan is famous for cultivation of __:

 A.

Opium

 B.

Cotton

 C.

Wheat

 D.

Tobacco

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Solution:
Option(A) is correct

Helmand is one of the 34 provinces of Afghanistan, located in south of the country.

Helmand is believed to be one of the world’s largest opium-producing regions, responsible for around 75% of the world’s total production.

This is believed to be more than the whole of Burma, which is the second largest producing nation after Afghanistan.


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