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About Me . Name- Sunil Kumar Singh JRF, Pursuing research Faced UPSC interview in 2015, and 2016 Taught History for 3 years at University level .Follow me at: https://unacademy.com/user/kumarsunilvns99
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MCQ-1 Q. Consider the following statements regarding Members of Parliament Local Area Development (MPLAD) Scheme 1.The scheme was introduced in 1993 2.lt is implemented by the Ministry of Statistics and Programme Implementation. 3. The scheme essentially entitles every MP to recommend spending Rs. 5 crore every year, lapsable in nature on works of development. Which of the above statement is/are correct (a) 1 only (c) 2 & 3 only (b)1 & 2 only (d) All of the above
Member of Parliament Local Area Development (MPLAD) scheme, introduced in December 1993 is an important scheme of Government of India which empowers every Member of Parliament (MP) to spend a certain sum of amount on the development of his/her constituency on various social development areas such as health, education, drinking water, electricity, family welfare, sanitations and so on. . . The central idea is creation of durable community assets and for provision of basic facilities including community infrastructure, based on local requirements. The scheme essentially entitles every MP (Lok Sabha as well as Rajya Sabha Members) to recommend spending Rs. 5 crore every year on works of development nature .
MCQ-2 Q. Consider the following statements regarding tribunals - 1. On recommendation of Swaran Singh Committee, the 42nd Amendment Act of 1976 provided for the insertion of Articles 323-A and 323-B in the Constitution. 2. Article 323A deals with administrative tribunals. 3. Article 323B deals with tribunals for other matters. Which of the above statement is/are correct (a) 1 only (c) 2 & 3 only (b)1 & 2 only (d) All of the above
Law Commission of India (LCI), in its 272nd report, has laid out a detailed procedure for improving the working of the tribunal system in the country. Tribunals in India On recommendation of Swaran Singh Committee, the 42nd Amendment Act of 1976 provided for the insertion of Articles 323-A and 323-B in the Constitution. Article 323A deals with administrative tribunals .Article 323B deals with tribunals for other matters. The Administrative Tribunals Act, 1985-An Act to provide for the adjudication by Administrative Tribunals of disputes with respect to recruitment and conditions of service of persons appointed to public services 'Tribunal' is an administrative body established for the purpose of discharging quasi-judicial duties.
MCQ-3 Q. Consider the following statements regarding Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR)- It is the broader term for resistance in different types of microorganisms and encompasses resistance to antibacterial, antiviral etc drugs. Microorganisms that become resistant to most antimicrobials are often referred to as "superbugs." Which of the above statement is/are correct 1. 2. (b) 2 only (a) 1 only (c) Both 1 & 2 (d) None of the above
. Recently, Ministry of Science and Technology have released the Scoping Report on Antimicrobial Resistance in India. In 2014, India was the highest consumer of antibiotics, followed by China and the United States. However, the per capita consumption of antibiotics in India is much lower than in several other high income countries. India has some of the highest antibiotic resistance rates among bacteria that commonly cause infections in the community and healthcare facilities. National Policy for Containment of AMR 2011 . The Drugs and Cosmetic Rule, 1945 Red Line Campaign on Antibiotics 2016 National Health Policy 2017 The National Action Plan on Antimicrobial Resistance (NAP-AMR) 2017
MCQ-4 Q. Consider the following statements regarding International 1. It is only a sea transportation network established in 2000 2. It aims to link Indian Ocean and Persian Gulf to the Caspian North South Transport Corridor (INSTC)- by India, Russia and Iran. Sea via Iran, and onward to northern Europe via St. Petersburg in Russia. Which of the above statement is/are correct (b) 2 only (a) 1 only (c) Both 1 & 2 (d) None of the above
.Recently the Minister of Human Resource Development announced that Paika Rebellion will be renamed as "First War of Independence". History of Paika Bidroha The Paika rebellion took place in 1817 in Khurda, Odisha. .Paikas were the peasant militias of the Gajapati rulers of Odisha who rendered military service to the king during times of war while taking up cultivation during times of peace. The armies of the East India Company overran Odisha in 1803 after establishing their sway over Bengal Province and Madras Province. The Raja of Khurda lost his primacy and the power and prestige of the Paikas went on a decline . But in 1817 Paikas rebelled against the British under the leadership of Baxi Jagandhu Bidyadhara, hereditary chief of militia army to throw off the British yoke. It ended with the surrender of Jagandbandhu in 1825.