Q. Which state government has recently become the registered proprietor of the GI tag for Banganapalle mangoes?
Answer of this question "Which state government has recently become the registered proprietor of the GI tag for Banganapalle mangoes?", here are 4 choices for this question : Uttar Pradesh, Himachal Pradesh, Madhya Pradesh, Andhra Pradesh. Answer Is "Andhra Pradesh".
Banganapalle mangoes, one of the most popular and finest varieties of mango from Andhra Pradesh, has received the Geographical Indication (GI) Registration Certificate by the GI Registry, Chennai. With this, the Andhra Pradesh government has become the registered proprietor of the GI tag for mangoes. Banganapalle mangoes have been grown for over 100 years in the State. It is also known as Beneshan, Baneshan, Benishan, Chappatai and Safeda. The GI indicates products that have a specific geographical origin and possess qualities or a reputation that are due to that origin. Once product is registered as GI, no producer can claim the same name, which is covered by a GI tag, without taking consent from the applicant.