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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 RED SANDERS 1.They are found in Tropical Dry Deciduous forest of the Andhra Pradesh and Uttar Pradesh the Red List and Wildlife Protection Act 1972 2. IUCN has put it under the category of endangered species in 3. Its export is banned in India in accordance with the CITES Which of the above statement is/are correct (a) 1 only (b)1 & 3 only (d) All of the above (c) 2 & 3 only
Recently it was reported that the smuggling of red sanders from the forest of Andhra Pradesh has started again through new routes instead of traditional route. Pterocarpus santalinus or Red Sanders is an endemic tree of South India. They are found in Tropical Dry Deciduous forest of the Palakonda and Seshachalam hill ranges of Andhra Pradesh and also found in Tamil Nadu and Karnataka. Red Sanders usually grow in the rocky, degraded and fallow lands with Red Soil and hot and dry climate. IUCN has put it under the category of endangered species in the Red List due to the dwindling population because of illegal felling and smuggling. It is used for various purposes such as immunity medicine, furniture, radiation absorbent, musical instrument, food dyes and spices, Ayurveda and Sidha medicine, decorative and ornamental purposes etc.
MCQ-2 Q. Consider the following statements related to the Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients 1. Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients are the active raw materials used in a drug that give it the therapeutic effect. 2. Recently Drug Controller General of India (DCGI) banned the import of ingredients of drugs from six major Chinese pharmaceutical firms on quality concern Which of the above statement is/are correct (a) 1 only (c) Both 1 & 2 (b) 2 only (d) None of the above
Department of Pharmaceuticals (DoP) has seek support from other government departments to reduce India's dependence on Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APls) . .India's API imports from top five countries stood at Rs 18,372 crore in 2016-17 with China accounting for 66%. V.M. Katoch committee was formed to formulate a long- term policy and strategy for promoting domestic manufacture of APIs/bulk drugs in India.
MCQ-3 . which of the following is/are True about Ayushman Bharat 1. Its aim is to provide medical cover up to Rs5 lakh per year per 2. It would Cover an estimated 10 crore households across the 3.lt It would be a cashless and Aadhaar enabled for better targeting programme household country of beneficiary. Select the correct answer using the code given below (a) 1 only (c) 2 & 3 only (b)1 & 2 only (d)All of the above
In budget 2018, a flagship National Health Protection Scheme (NHPS) was announced under Ayushman Bharat programme for a New India 2022. .Ghlights To provide medical cover up to Rs5 lakh per year per household for secondary and tertiary health care. An estimate d 10 crore households across the country, constituting 40% of total population on the basis of "deprivation and occupational criteria" as per Socio-Economicand Caste Census (SECC) data, 2011. it would be a cashless and Aadhaar enabled for better targeting of beneficiary. It is a Centrally Sponsored Scheme with ratio of contribution towards premium will be o 60: 40 ratio Share between Centre and State in all states and UTs with legislature. o 90: 10 ratio between Centre and northeastern states & 3 Himalayan states. o 100% Centre's contribution in case of union territories (UTs) without legislature. Initial corpus of Rs 2000 crore was announced and rest will be funded from 1% additional cess (Budget-2018). .
MCQ-4 Q. Which of the following is/are NOT True about INDIA HEALTH FUND Fund to combat tuberculosis & AIDS 1.lts an initiative by Tata Trusts, in collaboration with the Global 2. It will financially support innovations and technologies designed 3. It is aligned with the country's goal of eliminating TB by 2025. Select the correct answer using the code given below (a) 1 only (c) 2 & 3 only (b)1 & 3only (d)All of the above