Major Program and Policies With Reference To India – Part 12

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Q. Which of the following services are provided by the India Postal Network?

1. Credit Services

2. Saving Bank

3. Insurance Services

4. Wage disbursement

Select the correct answer using the code given below.

(a) 1, 2 and 4 only

(b) 1 and 3 only

(c) 2, 3 and only

(d) 1, 2, 3 and 4

Answer: C

Q. With reference to National Rural Livelihoods Mission (NRLM); correct?

1. It works towards bringing at least one member from all poor families into the SHG network.

2. The NRLM Target Households are identified using the below poverty line (BPL) criteria

3. Under the mission women are considered as representatives of their households

Select the correct answer using the code given below

(a) 1 and 2 only

(b) 2 and 3 only

(c) 1 and 3 only

(d) 1, 2 and 3

Answer: C

Q. Which among the following are correctly matched?

NISAR: Earth science satellite mission being co-developed by ISRO and NASA

Spaceward Bound: ISRO and NA

Bound collaborative project that educates future space expeditions to places with extreme climate conditions

NEMO-AM: Nano-satellite that monitors suspended Particles and aerosols over Indian atmosphere

CARE: Experimental test vehicle for the ISRO’s future Orbital Vehicle

Select the correct the correct answer using the code given below

(a) 1 and 2 only

(b) 1, 3 and 4 only

(c) 2, 3 and 4 only

(d) 1, 2 3 and 4

Answer: B

Q. With reference to the Muziris Heritage Project, which the following statements is/are correct?

1. Muziris was an ancient port located on the east coast.

2. Muziris port finds mention in the Sang am literature

3. The Muziris Heritage Project is the largest conservation project in the country

Select the correct answer using the code given Belo

(a) 1 and 2 only

(b) 1 and 3 only

(c) 2 and 3 only

(d) 1, 2 and 3

Answer: C

Q. Which among the following new initiatives as part of the latest Railway Budget is/are

Correctly matched?

Tejas Fully air-conditioned service with an optional service for meals

Hums afar it will showcase the future of train travel in India

UDAY Overnight double-decker express on the busiest routes

Select the correct answer using the code given below

(a) 1 only

(b) 2 and 3 only

(c) 3 only

(d) 1, 2 and 3

Answer: C

Q. With reference to Gender Budgeting in India, consider the following statements:

1. It is an accounting exercise that demarcates a separate budget for women

2. To institution a lize gender budgeting, all central Ministries/Departments are required to set up Gender Budgeting Cells

3. Ministry of Women and Child development is the nodal agency for gender budgeting in India.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) 1 only

(b) 1 and 2 only

(c) 2 and 3 only

(d) 1, 2 and 3

Answer: C