Indian Government Initiatives 2

21Which one of the following is a Self Employment Programme for Educated Unemployed Youth?
 A) Prime Minister-s Rozgar Yojana
 B) Swaran Jayanti Sahakari Rozgar Yojana
 C) National Social Assistance Programme
 D) Swaran Jayanti Gram Swarozgar Yojana
22Which of the following schemes has been launched by the Govt. of India to provide/develop infrastructure in rural areas?
 A) Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act
 B) Financial Action Task Force
 C) Pradhan Mantri Shahari Rozgar Yojana
 D) Bharat Nirman
23Sugam' is a scheme launched for __________.
 A) Small tax payers
 B) Pensioners getting old age pension
 C) Big corporate houses
 D) Getting all sorts of permission/clearances for small exporters
24Which of the following schemes has been launched for providing health services in rural areas?
 B) Look East
25Which of the following schemes has been launched for the school going children?
 A) Lok Jumbish
 B) Mid Day Meal
 C) Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan
26The eligible age for pension under Indira Gandhi National Old Age Pension Scheme for Below Poverty Line beneficiaries is ________.
 A) 65 years
 B) 60 years
 C) 58 years
 D) 62 years
27Govt. of India has created a special fund called India Micro Finance Equity Fund of Rs 100 crores maintained by?
 A) IDBl Bank
28The Supreme Court has given 10 years deadline to Government to eliminate which famous subsidy program?
 A) Subsidies given to Haj Pilgrims
 B) Subsidies given to Fertilizer producers
 C) Subsidies given to farmers
 D) Subsidies given on cooking LPG Gas
29Which of the following duration represents the period of the first Five-Year Plan in India?
 A) 1947 - 52
 B) 1950 - 55
 C) 1951 - 56
 D) 1949 - 54
30Nirmal Bharat Yatra is a?
 A) Girls education campaign
 B) sanitation campaign
 C) Education for all campaign
 D) Stop child marriage campaign
31Aam Admi Bima Yojana' is an insurance scheme for rural landless households. It was introduced by?
 B) General Insurance Co.
32Which in the below list is not a focus of Bharat Nirman Programme?
 A) Food for all BPL Families
 B) Irrigation
 C) Rural telephony
 D) Rural housing
33Indian government has launched World's cheapest tablet with name as __________ for Students.
 A) Aakansha
 B) Chirag
 C) Aakash
 D) Shiksha
34Sukhi Griha Parikalpana' is a housing welfare scheme for rehabilitation of slum dwellers launched by?
 A) Rural Development Ministry
 B) Railway Ministry
 C) Human Welfare Ministry
 D) Health Ministry
35The Central government has increased the amount for construction of houses for rural poor from Rs 45,000 to ______ in plains as a part of its famous Indira Awas Yojana in Jan 2013.
 A) Rs 70,000
 B) Rs 60,000
 C) Rs 75,000
 D) Rs 65,000
36Which state has recently launched "Atal Jyoti Abhiyan" to provide 24 hours power supply for domestic use in rural areas in Jan 2013?
 A) Haryana
 B) Uttar Pradesh
 C) Madhya Pradesh
 D) Gujarat
37The Government has approved to enhance the authorised capital of NABARD to _____ from earlier limit Rs 5,000 crore in Feb 2013.
 A) Rs 15,000 crore
 B) Rs 10,000 crore
 C) Rs 20,000 crore
 D) Rs 25,000 crore
38Recently which Indian Ministry has launched the -My India" Initiative in Feb 2013?
 A) Ministry of Information & Broadcasting
 B) Ministry of Tourism
 C) Ministry of Commerce and Industry
 D) Ministry of External Affairs
39Which Indian Ministry has released Shubh Yatra, an exclusive monthly bi-lingual (Hindi & English) inflight magazine of Air India in Feb 2013?
 A) Ministry of HRD
 B) Ministry of Civil Aviation
 C) Ministry of External Affairs
 D) Ministry of Tourism
40The Right to Education (RTE)  finally became law on __________.
 A) Feb 28th 2010
 B) April 1 2010
 C) March 12th 2010
 D) None of these

Check below for Answers.........
21Ans) Prime Minister-s Rozgar Yojana
22Ans) Bharat Nirman
23Ans) Small tax payers
24Ans) ASHA
25Ans) Mid Day Meal
26Ans) 60 years
27Ans) SIDBI
28Ans) Subsidies given to Haj Pilgrims
29Ans) 1951 - 56
30Ans) sanitation campaign
31Ans) LIC
32Ans) Food for all BPL Families
33Ans) Aakash
34Ans) Railway Ministry
35Ans) Rs 70,000
36Ans) Madhya Pradesh
37Ans) Rs 20,000 crore
38Ans) Ministry of Information & Broadcasting
39Ans) Ministry of Civil Aviation
40Ans) April 1 2010