Q. Consider the following statements:
1.Daulatabad in Maharashtra was the capital of Yadava Dynasty.
2.Gaddegali refers to specific dance form associated with the state of Maharashtra.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: A

Statement 1: Yadava dynasty included the territory of Maharashtra, North Karnataka and parts of Madhya Pradesh. Its capital was at Devagiri (present-day Daulatabad in modern Aurangabad district, Maharashtra).

Statement 2: The statement is incorrect. Gaddegali in Marathi refers to proverbs inscribed in 16 lines. The same is called Gaddegalu in Kannada.

Source: The Times of India