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Session 1: July 2018 Mock Test (in Hindi)
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Sumant Kumar
B.Tech NIT Allahabad. Have written UPSC Mains 2 times with Physics. Channel "Sumant Kumar" on Youtube for Current Affairs Analysis.

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Very nice course maam. Maam, one suggestion, Please don't repeat the word "OK".
Ritu mishra
a year ago
what's your problem man !!! with her ok ... it's a way of her explanation ..u should keep focused on her +ve knowledge whatever she gave us ... towards great path ...
Diwaker Gautam
a year ago
Yes .. U r right ritu.. we all should to focus on her positive rather than talking about silly things..
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Sir test series for ias 2019 ke liye kaha se join kare
Sir please continue the ......editorial analysis ......of July 2018 ......
Sumant Kumar
7 months ago
Continued 😁
Bishal Acharya
7 months ago
Thank you ....very much sir ......I had enrolled it .......😊
Dna ki pdf ki tarah mock test ka vi pdf share kijiye apka channel pe..
thank you so much sir.for putting so much effort for us.
  1. unacademy UPSC Prelims 2019 July 2018 Mock Test The Hindu Indian Express PIB Delivered by: Sumant Kumar * B.Tech in Computer Science & Engg, NIT Allahabad * Have written UPSC Main Exam in 2016 and 2017 with Physics Optional


  2. Session 1 Why the Question: Madhya Pradesh was awarded by Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare for reducing maternal mortality under Prime Ministers Safe Motherhood Campaign (Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan- PMSMA) OThe maternal mortality rate in Madhya Pradesh was 221 in 2011-13, which has now dropped down further to just 173. This accounts to significant 22% decline in the last three years in the state. OState Government's various awareness programmes like institutional delivery, Auxiliary Nursing Midwifery (ANM), Anganwadi workers, knock- out campaigns etc. have played pivotal role in reducing maternal mortality rate and this decline will be more noticeable in the coming years.


  3. Consider the following statements with reference to Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan (PMSMA) 1)It was launched by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. 2) It provide free health check-ups to pregnant women at government health centres and hospitals in both rural and urban areas. 3) It is national programme that aims to provide pregnant ladies free ante-natal services and required treatment for free on 9th of every month, Select the correct answer using the codes given below: (a) 1 and 2 only (b) 1 and 3 only (c) 2 and 3 only (d) 1, 2 and 3


  4. Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan (PMSMA) Pradhan Mantri Surakshit Matritva Abhiyan (PMSMA) PMSMA or Prime Minister's Safe Motherhood Campaign was launched by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare to provide free health check-ups to 1)It was launched by Ministry of Health and Family Welfare. 2)It provide free health check-ups to pregnant regnant women at government health centres women at government health centres and hospitals in both rural and urban areas. and hospitals in both rural and urban areas lt is national programme that aims to provide regnant ladies free ante-natal services (ANC) and required treatment for free on 9th of every month. 3)It is national programme that aims to provide pregnant ladies free ante-natal services (ANC) and required treatment for free on 9th of every month. OPrivate practitioners will play a critical role in supplementing the efforts of the Government. Antenatal- before birth; during or relating to pregnancy Select the correct answer using the codes given below Codes: (a) 1 and 2 only (b) 1 and 3 only (c) 2 and 3 only (d) 1, 2 and 3 Answer: D Intended Beneficiaries: The programme is applicable only for preanant women in their preanancy period o 3 to 6 months (i.e, in their 2nd and 3rd trimesters of pregnancy,). Olt is expected to provide free antenatal care to about 3 crore pregnant women across the country


  5. RBI's '5/25' scheme Consider the following statements: 1. It provides for refinancing of loans given to the agriculture sector. 2. The interest rates would be adjusted every 5 years. 3. The repayment of loans by the borrowers can be extended up to 25 years. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? (a) 1 and 2 only (b) 1 only (c) 2 and 3 only (d) 1, 2 and 3


  6. RBI's '5/25' scheme Consider the following statements: 1. It provides for refinancing of loans given to the agriculture sector. 2. The interest rates would be adjusted every 5 years. 3. The repayment of loans by the borrowers can be extended up to 25 years. Which of the statements given above is/are correct? (a) 1 and 2 only (b) 1 only (c) 2 and 3 only (d) 1, 2 and 3 Ans C Over the past three years the RBI has implemented a number of schemes to facilitate resolution of the stressed asset problem The 5/25 Refinancing of Infrastructure Scheme: -This scheme offered a larger window for revival of stressed assets in the infrastructure sectors and eight core industry sectors. Under this scheme lenders are allowed to extend amortisation periods to 25 years with interest rates adjusted every 5 years, so as to match the funding period with the long gestation and productive life of these projects. *The scheme thus aims to improve the credit rofile and liquidity position of borrowers while allowing banks to treat these loans as standard in their balance sheets, reducing provisioning costs.


  7. Odisha Government has singed Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard Early Warning System (RIMES) to enhance effective management of all kinds of disasters. The collaboration is aimed at automating risk management, advisory generation and dissemination. ulti-Hazard Consider the following statements with reference to Regional Integrated M Early Warning System (RIMES): 1.The RIMES is an intergovernmental body registered under United Nations. 2.lt is owned and managed by 45 collaborating countries in Asia Pacific and Africa Region. 3.USA is chairman of the body. Select the correct answer using the codes given below: Codes: (a) 1 and 2 only (b) 1 and 3 only (c) 2 and 3 only (d) 1, 2 and 3


  8. Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard Early Consider the following statements with reference to Regional Integrated Multi Warning System (RIMES) Hazard Early Warning System (RIMES): 1)The RIMES is an intergovernmental body 1)The RIMES is an intergovernmental registered under United Nations. body registered under United Nations. 2)t is owned and managed by 45 2)It is owned and managed by 45 collaborating countries in Asia Pacific and Africa Region collaborating countries in Asia Pacific and Africa Region. 3)India is chairman of the body. 4)lt was established in 2009 and was 3)USA is chairman of the body. Select the correct answer using the codes given below: Codes: (a) 1 and 2 only (b) 1 and 3 only (c) 2 and 3 only (d) 1, 2 and 3 Answer: A registered with UN in July 2009. 5)lt operates from its regional early warning centre located at campus of Asian Institute of Technology in Pathumthani, Thailand. 6)lt has evolved from efforts of countries in Africa and Asia in aftermath of 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami.


  9. Mandate: It seeks to establish regional early warning system within multi-hazard framework for generation and communication of early warning information and capacity building for preparedness ano response to trans-boundary hazards. Ult provides information related to Tsunami and extreme weather conditions. Dlt also acts as a test bed for emerging technologies and help to enhance performance


  10. Which of the following is/are Objectives of PMSMA 1)Lowering the maternity mortality rate and infant mortality rate. 2|Making pregnant women aware of their health issues and diseases. 3)Making sure safe delivery and healthy life of the baby. Select the correct answer using the codes given below: Codes: (a) 1 and 2 only (b) 2 and 3 only (c) 3 only (d) 1, 2 and 3


  11. Facilities: OThe programme will provide assured, comprehensive and quality antenatal care on 9th of every month (fixed day) Under it all kinds of medical checkups are provided completely free to pregnant women DBesides, free checkups including blood pressure, sugar level, weight, haemoglobin test, blood test and screening will be also provided. These checkups can take place at medical Centres, government and private hospitals and private clinics across the country. Colour Coding: DOne of the critical components of this programme is mark women differently using different colour stickers based on their health problems so that doctors can easily detect the problem. ORed Sticker for women with high risk pregnancy, Green Sticker for women with no risk factor detected.


  12. Which of the following is/are components of Transformation of Aspirational Districts programme: Transformation of Aspirational Districts programme 1)The programme aims to quickly and effectively transform some of most underdeveloped districts of the country 1)Convergence of Central and State Schemes 2)The programme envisages rapid development of selected districts on basis of composite index based on five parameters health and nutrition, education, financial inclusion, skill development, agriculture and water resources and basic infrastructure. 2)Collaboration of Central, State level 'Prabhari' Officers and District Collectors 3)Competition among districts 3)lt focuses closely on improving people's ability to 4)lt seeks to bring these indicators in selected districts at 5)Broad contours of the programme are Convergence of driven by Mass Movement or Jan Andolan. participate fully in burgeoning economy Select the correct answer using the codes given below par with the better performing districts in the country (a) 1 and 2 only (b) 1 and 3 only (c) 2 and 3 only (d) 1, 2 and 3 Answer: D Central and State Schemes; Collaboration of Central, State level 'Prabhari Officers and District Collectors and Competition among districts driven by Mass Movement or Jan Andolan.