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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 National Virtual Library 1. It will be a multi-lingual online platform, of the collection of documents, books etc. 2. The platform will be freely accessible for editing or contributions from outsiders or subject experts. 3. It is a part of the National Mission on Libraries Which of the above statement is/are correct (a) 1 & 2 only (c) 2 & 3 only (b) 1 &3 only (d) All of the above
Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) launched the National Virtual Library of India. About National Virtual Library It will be a multi-lingual online platform, of the collection of documents, books, audio-visual of different subjects. It is a part of the National Mission on Libraries. . The platform will be freely accessible for editing or contributions from outsiders or subject experts, making it more user-friendly. Other partnering institutions for this project include lITMumbai, Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU), Raja Ram Mohan Roy Library Foundation, Kolkata, and Kalyani University, West Bengal National Mission on Library It is an initiative of the Ministry of Culture to modernise and digitally link public libraries.. It was established on the basis of recommendations of report of National Knowledge Commission C-DAC is R&D organization of the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (MeitY) .
MCQ-2 Q. Consider the following statements regarding Incredible India - 1. It is a initiative of the Ministry of Tourism. 2. The Incredible India campaign was first conceptualized in 2010 Its primary objective is to creating a distinctive identity of the country. Which of the above statement is/are correct 3. (a) 1 & 2 only (c) 2 & 3 only (b) 1 &3 only (d) All of the above
The Ministry of Tourism has launched the Incredible India 2.0 campaign to promote various destinations and tourism products of the country in important and potential source markets overseas. . The Incredible India campaign was first conceptualized in 2002 with the primary objective of creating a distinctive identity of the country. The campaign successfully established India as a high-end destination and generating 16% in tourism traffic in the first year. . The new campaign has been launched with the objective of doubling tourism traffic from both foreign and domestic tourists. The campaign will mark a shift from generic promotions across the world to market specific promotional plans, content creation and use of thematic creatives. Apart from promoting flora and fauna, the tourism will also focus on spiritual, wellness and medical tourism .
MCQ-3 Q. Recently, Kuthiyottam ritual was in news. In which of the following state this rituals is performed- (a) Kerala (b)Tamil Nadu (c) Telangana (d) None of these
Kerala State Commission for the Protection of Child Rights registered a suo motu case in connection with the Kuthiyottam ritual. Background The Kuthiyottam ritual has been under scanner for violating child's rights and not taking child's consent into account. Kerala State Commission for Protection of Child Rights (KSCPCR) banned the ritual at Chettikulangara temple in Alappuzha district in 2016 citing violation of child rights. About Kuthiyottam Ritual The Kuthiyottam ritual is usually performed every year during the Pongala festival at the Attukal Bhagavathy Temple in Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. Nearly 1,000 young boys undertake a seven-day penance before Pongala day. Thes The boys have to observe strict discipline and stay inside the temple for seven days. They are made to wear thin towels . e boys are said to represent the wounded soldiers of the goddess. '
MCQ-4 Q. Consider the following statements rearding SUVIDHA 1. It is an sanitary napkin launched to ensure 'Swachhta Swasthya and Suvidha' for the underprivileged Women of India Ministry of women & child development has launched it. Which of the above statement is/are correct 2. (a) 1 only (c) Both 1 & 2 (b) 2 only (d) None of the above