Under The Kisan Credit Card Scheme, Short-Term Credit Support Is Given To Farmers For Which Of The Following Purposes ?
Under the Kisan Credit Card scheme, short-term credit support is given to farmers for which of the following purposes ? 1.Working capital for maintenance of farm assets 2.Purchase of combine harvesters, tractors and mini trucks 3.Consumption requirements of farm households 4.Post-harvest expenses 5.Construction of family house and setting up of village cold storage facility Select […]
With Reference To The Funds Under Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme(MPLADS), Which Of the Following Statements Are Correct?
With reference to the funds under Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme(MPLADS), which of the following statements are correct? 1.MPLADS funds must be used to create durable assets like physical infrastructure for health, education etc., 2.A specified portion of each MP:s fund must benefit SC/ST populations 3.MPLADS funds are sanctioned on yearly basis and […]
According to India’s National Policy On Biofuels, Which of the Following Can be Used As raw Materials for the Production of biofuels?
According to India:s National Policy on Biofuels, which of the following can be used as raw materials for the production of biofuels? 1.Cassava 2.Damaged wheat grains 3.Groundnut seeds 4.Horse gram 5.Rotten potatoes 6.Sugar beet Select the correct answer using the code given below:(2020) a) 1,2,5 and 6 only b) 1,3,4 and 6 only c) 2,3,4 […]
Consider the following statements: Which of the statements given above is/are correct?(2020) a) 1 and 4 only b) 2 and 4 only c) 3 only d) 1,2 and 3 only Answer: B As per a Supreme Court ruling of September, 2018, Aadhaar metadata cannot be stored for more than six months. The Supreme Court has […]
In the Context Of Food and Nutritional Security of India, enhancing the ‘Seed Replacement Rates’ of various crops helps in achieving the food production targets of the future. But what is/are the constraint/ constraints in its wider / greater implementation?
In the context of food and nutritional security of India, enhancing the ‘Seed Replacement Rates’ of various crops helps in achieving the food production targets of the future. But what is/are the constraint/ constraints in its wider / greater implementation? 1. There is no National Seeds Policy in place. 2. There is no participation of […]
The endeavour of ‘Janani Suraksha Yojana’ Programme is 1. to promote institutional deliveries 2. to provide monetary assistance to the mother to meet the cost of delivery 3. to provide for wage loss due to pregnancy and confinement Which of the statements given above is /are correct?(2012) a) 1 and 2 only b) 2 only […]
The Employees Of Which Of The Above Can Have The Social Security Coverage Under Employees State Insurance Scheme?
Consider the following: 1. Hotels and restaurants 2. Motor transport undertakings 3. Newspaper establishments 4. Private medical institutions The employees of which of the above can have the ‘Social Security’ coverage under Employees’ State Insurance Scheme?(2012) a) 1, 2 and 3 only b) 4 only c) 1, 3 and 4 only d) 1, 2, 3 […]
With reference to Neem tree, consider the following statements: 1. Neem oil can be used as a pesticide to control the proliferation of some species of insects and mites. 2. Neem seeds are used in the manufacture of biofuels and hospital detergents. 3. Neem oil has applications in the pharmaceutical industry. Which of the statements […]
What are the benefits of implementing the ‘Integrated Watershed Development Programme’? 1. Prevention of soil runoff 2. Linking the country’s perennial rivers with seasonal rivers 3. Rainwater harvesting and recharge of groundwater table 4. Regeneration of natural vegetation Select the correct answer using the code given below.(2014) a) 1 and 2 only b) 2, 3 […]
Consider the following pairs : Programme Ministry/Project 1. Drought-Prone Ministry of Agriculture Area Programme 2. Desert Development Ministry of Environment and Forests Programme 3. National Watershed Ministry of Rural Development Project for Rainfed […]