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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 1. The share of hydropower in the overall energy mix 2. India has 5th largest potential in the world but only hydropower generation in India has been falling 30 per cent of the total potential is harnessed Which of the above statement is/are correct (a) 1 only (c) Both 1 & 2 (b) 2 only (d) None of the above
India's total generation capacity stands at 330GW, of which 44GW is from hydropower. India has hydro potential of 148GW (5th largest in the world) but only 30 per cent of the total potential is harnessed. . The share of hydropower in the overall energy mix has been falling since . The presentation pointed out while 592 hydro projects of total 145.3 GW . The projects less than 25MW capacity come under the purview of Ministry 1962-63 when it stood at 51 per cent, against 13 per cent today. capacity have been allotted across the country, only 30.7 per cent of the projects have been completed as yet of New & Renewable Energy.
MCQ-2 Q. Recently, government had approved two new World Bank supported schemes - SANKALP and STRIVE, They are related to- (a) Skill development (b) Biodiversity conservation (c) Social security (d) None of these
.The Cabinet Committee on Economic Affairs has approved two new World Bank supported schemes - Skills Acquisition and Knowledge Awareness for Livelihood Promotion (SANKALP- need by setting up national bodies for accreditation and certification. .Skill Strengthening for Industrial Value Enhancement (STRIVE -modernize 500+ ITIs through outcomes and reform linked funding These are outcome focused projects marking a shift in government's implementation strategy in vocational education and training from inputs to results The schemes aim to strengthen institutions such as State Skill Development Missions (SSDMs), National Skill Development Corporation (NSDC), Sector Skill Councils (SSCs), ITls and National Skill Development Agency (NSDA) etc. and ensure greater decentralization in skill planning.
MCQ-3 Q. Which of the following is/are True - 1. Recently, Ministry of Finance launched Sampoorna Bima Gram Yojana (SBG). 2. lts aim is to provide affordable life insurance services to people living in urban areas of the country. Select the correct answer using the code given below (a) 1 only (c) Both 1 & 2 (b) 2 only (d) None of the above
Recently, Ministry of Communications launched Sampoorna Bima Gram Yojana (SBG) and also expanded the coverage of Postal Life Insurance. Aim: To provide affordable life insurance services to people living in rural areas of the country through the postal network. o To identify at least one village (having a minimum of 100 households) in each of the revenue districts of the country and cover all households with a minimum of one RPLI (Rural Postal Life Insurance) policy in that village. Coverage: All villages under the Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana will be covered under it. .
MCQ-4 Q. Consider the following statements regarding Bharat Net Project 1. Bharat Net Project is the new brand name of National Optical Fibre Network (NOFN) 2. It was launched in October, 2011 to provide broadband connectivity to all 2.5 Lakh Gram Panchayats 3. It is being implemented by a special purpose vehicle (SPV) named Bharat Broadband Network Ltd (BBNL). Which of the above statement is/are correct (a) 1 only (c) 2 & 3 only (b)1 & 2 only (d) All of the above