Indian Government Initiatives 1

1The other name of UID project is :
 A) Aadhaar
 B) Pehchaan
 C) Parichay
 D) None of these
2Which five year plan has the objective Garibi Hatao ?
 A) first
 B) fifth
 C) seventh
 D) eigth
3 When was the India-s first Five Year Plan implemented?
 A) 1950
 B) 1951
 C) 1952
 D) 1956
4What does NREGS stand for?
 A) National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme
 B) National Regional Employment Generation Scheme
 C) National Rural Employment Generation Scheme
 D) National Regional Employee Generation Scheme
5The aim of which of the Five Year Plans was to correct the disequilibrium in the Indian economy?
 A) First Five Year Plan
 B) Second Five Year Plan
 C) Third Five Year Plan
 D) Fourth Five Year Plan
6Which of the following Five Year Plans recognized human development as the core of all developmental efforts?
 A) Eighth Five Year Plan
 B) Seventh Five Year Plan
 C) Fifth Five Year Plan
 D) Third Five Year Plan
7Which of the following plans aimed at improving the standard of living?
 A) Third Plan
 B) Fourth Plan
 C) Fifth Plan
 D) Sixth Plan
8Which of the following Five year plans plans aimed at the removal of poverty and attainment of self-reliance?
 A) Second plan
 B) Third plan
 C) Fourth plan
 D) Fifth plan
9Which of the following programs meets the credit needs of poor women?
 A) Mahila Samriddhi Yojna
 B) Rashtriya Mahila Kosh
 C) Indira Mahila Yojna
 D) Mahila Samakhya Programme
10Which of the following programs aims at the promotion of savings among rural women?
 A) Rashtriya Mahila Kosh
 B) Mahila Samriddhi Yojna
 C) Indira Mahila Yojna
 D) Javhar Rozgar Yojna
11Name the scheme which aims to free the country from slums in the next five years
 A) Jawahar Awas Yojana
 B) Indira Awas Yojana
 C) Rajiv Awas Yojana
 D) Mahatma Awas Yojana
12Which among the following Industrial Policy resolution/ statement was based upon the Mahalanobis Model of growth?
 A) Industrial Policy resolution - 1956
 B) Industry Policy statement - 1973
 C) Industrial Policy statement -1977
 D) Banking Policy 1969
13Government of India launched a publicity campaign for census 2011 in association with which of the following UN organization?
 A) United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)
 B) World Health Organization (WHO)
 C) United Nations Children-s Fund (UNICEF)
 D) United Nations Population Fund (UNPF)
14Which of the following was founded in 1956 by the Government of India with funding from the Ford Foundation?
 A) National Institute of Public Finance and Policy
 B) National Institute of Bank Management
 C) National institute Of Financial Management
 D) National Council of Applied Economic research
15The Integrated Education for Disabled Children scheme was launched in which year?
 A) 1954
 B) 1965
 C) 1974
 D) 1991
16The implementation of Jawahar Rojgar Yojana rests with ________.
 A) Gram Panchayats
 B) District Collectors
 C) State Governments
 D) Union Government
17Which of the following committees is associated with reforms in small industries?
 A) K.L.Rekhi Committee
 B) R.Chelliah Committee
 C) Abid Hussain Committee
 D) None of the above
18Right to Information (RTI) was passed in the year
 A) 2001
 B) 2005
 C) 2003
 D) 2006
19Which of the following development programmes has recently been launched by the Government of India to achieve the goal of universalisation of secondary education (USE)?
 A) Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY)
 B) Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojna
 C) Aam Admi Bima Yojana (AABY)
 D) Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan (RMSA)
20The Mid Day Meal scheme was launched by the
 A) Union Ministry of Health & Family Welfare
 B) Union Ministry of Rural Development
 C) Union Ministry of Human Resource Development
 D) Union Ministry of Labour and Employment

Check below for Answers.........
1Ans) Aadhaar
2Ans) fifth
4Ans) National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme
5Ans) First Five Year Plan
6Ans) Eighth Five Year Plan
7Ans) Fourth Plan
8Ans) Fifth plan
9Ans) Rashtriya Mahila Kosh
10Ans) Mahila Samriddhi Yojna
11Ans) Rajiv Awas Yojana
12Ans) Industrial Policy resolution - 1956
13Ans) United Nations Children-s Fund (UNICEF)
14Ans) National Council of Applied Economic research
15Ans) 1974
16Ans) Gram Panchayats
17Ans) Abid Hussain Committee
18Ans) 2005
19Ans) Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan (RMSA)
20Ans) Union Ministry of Human Resource Development