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1. With reference to the recent developments in science, which one of the following statements is not correct?

 
 
 
 

2. Consider the following statements:

The nation-wide ‘Soil Health Card Scheme’ aims at

1.Expanding the cultivable area under irrigation.

2.Enabling the banks to assess the quantum of loans to be granted to farmers on the basis of soil quality.

3.Checking the overuse of fertilizers in farmlands.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

3. Consider the following statements:

  1. Quality Council of India has been commissioned by Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs to conduct ODF (Open Defecation Free) assessments covering Urban Local Bodies across India. 
  2. QCI is involved in project initiation, planning & development and its successful execution for various ministries, Government departments and State Governments.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

4. Consider the following statements:

  1. Paternity leave system is available to men employed by organizations/companies in private sector.
  2. Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Maan-dhan Yojna a  pension scheme  for  the  Unorganised Workers is voluntary and contributory.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

5. Consider the following statements:

  1. The expenditure incurred on the import of crude oil and petroleum products during the last three years has a decreasing trend.
  2. Sustainable Alternative Towards Affordable Transportation (SATAT) initiative is for producing Bio CNG.

Which of the above statements is/are NOT correct?

 
 
 
 

6. Consider the following statements:

  1. Jawaharlal Nehru Port, the biggest container port in India is 28th in the world.
  2. The country’s 13th major port will come up at  Vadhavan in Telangana.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

7. Consider the following statements:

  1. India third largest steel producer of crude steel after China and USA.
  2. Decision on quantity of steel production is taken by individual companies based on commercial considerations and market requirements.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

8. Indira Gandhi Peace Prize for Peace, Disarmament and Development for 2019 was given to which of the following?

 
 
 
 

9.  Consider the following statements:

  1. The Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA) was established by executive order.
  2. APEDA fixes the standards and specifications for the scheduled products for the purpose of exports.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

10. Consider the following statements:

  1. Atal Bhujal Yojana (Atal Jal), a Rs.6000 Crore Central Sector Scheme, for sustainable management of ground water resources with community participation in water stressed blocks of Gujarat and Rajasthan only.
  2. The scheme is being implemented during 2020-21 to 2024-25 with the financial assistance of World Bank with a sharing pattern of 25:75 between Government of India and World Bank.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

 
 
 
 

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