Employment and Welfare Schemes One Liner Questions & Answers


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1 What is the name of World’s largest Health Care Scheme launched by Government of India in 2018? Ayushman Bharat – Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojna
2 In case of critical illness, health insurance cover per family per year under the scheme Ayushman Bharat Mahatma Gandhi Rajasthan Swasthaya Bima Yojana is – 4.50 lakhs
3 ‘Mission Indradhanush’ launched by the Government of India pertains to – Immunization of children and pregnant women
4 The National Rural Health Mission was launched on – April 12, 2005
5 The National Rural Health Mission aims to reduce Infant Mortality Rate to – 30 per 1000 live births by 2012
6 Under the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) Scheme, a village-level health worker is known as – ASHA
7 National Health Policy was announced in – 1983
8 According to the National Family Health Survey 3, private medical sector is the primary source of healthcare in India for – 70% households in urban areas
9 Integrated Child Development Services (ICDS), launched in 1975 in India, is a scheme implemented by – The Ministry of Women and Child Welfare
10 ‘Integrated Child Development Services’ scheme was started in the year – 1975
11 The foundation of what is being claimed as India’s biggest Global skill park was laid in July 2017 in – Bhopal
12 The National Programme launched on October 10, 2019, by the Indian Government to encourage talented children to enrich their skills is – DHRUV
13 The Atal Innovation Mission (AIM) is a flagship initiative set up by – NITI Aayog
14 What is the aim of the programme ‘Unnat Bharat Abhiyan’?
Connecting institutions of higher education with local communities to address development challenges through appropriate technologies
15 Who heads the panel on National Education Policy constituted in June 2017 by the Human Resource Development Ministry? K. Kasturirangan
16 The ‘Apna Gaon, Apna Kam’ scheme was launched on – 1 January, 1991
17 Saubhagya Yojana is concerned with – Provision of free electricity to BPL families
18 ‘Pradhan Mantri’ Jan-Dhan Yojana’ has been launched for – Promoting financial inclusion in the country
19 Pradhan Mantri Jan-Dhan Yojana was launched in India on – 28th August, 2014
20 Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana was launched on May 1, 2016. In which district of Uttar Pradesh it was launched by the Prime Minister? Ballia
21 The ‘Beti Bachao Beti Padhao’ scheme has been launched in India in – January, 2015
22 Which State has launched ‘Bhagyashree’ scheme for girl child? Maharashtra
23 Which State Government has rolled out ‘Rupashree Scheme’ for marriage of poor girls? West Bengal
24 ‘Swadhar’ is the scheme for – Women in difficult circumstances
25 For the empowerment of women Indira Mahila Shakti Nidhi was launched on – 18 December, 2019
26 Mahila Samriddhi Yojana was started in India in – 1993
27 The nation-wise breast-feeding programme ‘MAA’ has been launched by which Union Ministry? Ministry of Health and Family Welfare
28 The ambitious scheme launched in June 2011 by the Government of India to provide free healthcare facilities to pregnant women and infants has been named as – Janani Shishu Suraksha Karyakram
29 Atal Bhu-Jal Scheme was launched on 1 April 2020 by the Government of India, with assistance of – World Bank
30 ‘Hariyali Yojana’ is related to – Water Management
31 ‘Bharat Nirman Yojana’ is related to – Infrastructure development
32 The targets set for achievements under the Bharat Nirman Yojna are to be realized by the end of – 2009
33 The National Rural Drinking Water Programme is one of the components of – Bharat Nirman
34 Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation (AMRUT) is associated with revamping of – Urban infrastructure
35 Sugamya Bharat Abhiyan is associated with – Disable Persons
36 The main objective of ‘Sangam Yojana’ is – To increase welfare of handicapped person
37 ‘Sankalp’ project is associated with the eradication of – AIDS/HIV
38 A village in the plain area of India comes under the Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojna, if its population is more than – 500
39 The Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana is –
To develop community life in villages which are not well connected with roads
40 ‘Pradhan Mantri Gramodaya Yojana’ aims at –
Meeting rural needs like primary education, health care, drinking water, housing, rural roads
41 The pilot project for rural development was started in the year – 1948
42 The Employment Guarantee Scheme, a rural work programme, was first started in – Maharashtra
43 The Employment Assurance Scheme envisages financial assistance to rural areas to guarantee employment to at least –
One man and one woman in a rural family living below the poverty line
44 TRYSEM is a program of – Rural Development
45 The Rural Infrastructure Development Fund (RIDF) has been created under – NABARD
46 Swarnajayanti Gram Swarozgar Yojana was started in the year – 1999
47 Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act was passed in – 2005
48 NREGA was renamed ‘MNREGA’ on – 2nd October, 2009
49 National Rural Employment Guarantee Programme is different from other employment programmes, because –
It is not only an employment scheme but also a legal law
50 Under the National Rural Employment Guarantee Scheme, a number of days for which an employment guarantee during one year has been given is – 100 days
51 When was the Community Development Program started in India? 2nd October, 1952 A.D.
52 Antyodaya Programme was started first of all in the State of – Rajasthan
53 When was the ‘PM Kisan Maandhan Yojana’ launched for the purpose of pensions to small and marginal farmers? 12 September, 2019
54 Aam Aadmi Bima Yojna provides social security to –
All landless laborers living below the poverty line in rural areas.
55 Aam Aadmi Bima Yojana (AABY) was launched on – 2 October, 2007
56 Swachh Bharat Abhiyan aims to achieve the target of ‘Clean India’ by the year – 2019
57 Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin) has been launched in India in – October, 2014
58 ‘Rashtriya Garima Abhiyaan’ is a national campaign to –
Eradicate the practice of manual scavenging and rehabilitate the manual scavengers
59 ‘National Social Assistance Programme’ is aimed at – Old age pension for very poor
60 Time span of ‘Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana’ is – 2015 – 2022
61 Government of India has launched a scheme of ‘Housing for all’ by the year – 2022
62 Rajiv Awas Yojana (RAY)’ which was started in 2011 has been granted an extension till – 2022
63 When the Kendriya Vidyalayas were established? 1963
64 Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya Yojana was started in – 2004
65 UNO has fixed the target for ‘Education for All’ till the year – 2020
66 Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan for universalization of elementary education was launched by the Government of India in the year – 2001
67 The focus of Saakshar Bharat Programme is on – Female literacy
68 According to a policy decision taken by the Central Government, the Centre will bear what percentage of expenditure effectively under the right of children to get free education? 68 %
69 Mid-day Meal Scheme was launched in 1995 to promote – Universalization of primary education
70 ‘Mid-day Meal’ scheme was started in the year – 1995
71 Kalp Yojana is related to – Primary Education
72 District Primary Education Programme was initiated in the year – 1994
73 Operation Black Board is related to – Primary Education
74 Andragogy is the name for – Adult Education
75 The program announced by the Prime Minister for the welfare of minorities in India is called – 15 point programme
76 The year 1981 was celebrated as the International Year of – Disabled
77 World Literacy Day is celebrated on – September 8
78 Women’s Day is celebrated on – 8 March
79 When is Samajik Adhikarita Smriti Divas celebrated? March 20
80 World Consumer Rights Day is celebrated on – March 15
81 ‘Bonded Labour Abolition Act’ was passed in – 1976
82 The Planning Commission’s expert panel has recently recommended a surcharge on taxable income for the purpose of – Providing free healthcare
83 The National Children’s Fund was set up in – 1979
84 The National Institute of Rural Development is located in – Hyderabad
85 CAPART is associated with – Helping and evaluating rural welfare schemes
86 CAPART is an autonomous organization under the – Ministry of Rural Development
87 ‘AADHAAR’ is a program – To provide identity to Indian Residents
88 The brand name of 12 digit unique identification number to be assigned to each individual in the country will be – Aadhaar
89 The ‘Vision 2020 for India’ document is related to – Economic Development
90 PURA (Providing Urban Amenities to Rural Areas) model was advocated by – A.P.J. Abdul Kalam
91 The National Institute for the Visually Handicapped is situated at – Dehradun
92 The Headquarters of the first University to be established for only physically handicapped persons in India will be at – Chitrakoot