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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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  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. Sumant Kumar Follow VERIFIED An NIT Allahabad Graduate. Computer Sci&Engg. Have written UPSC Mains 2 times with Physics. Follow me for TheHindu News/Edit+CA Analysis O 40,774 Views in last 30 days N 109,422 Lifetime Views UpVote, Rate, Review. Share 8 Courses 3.9k Followers 0 Following PDFs, Notes, Materials? Facebook ID: AdSumant Telegram Ch: AdSumant By Sumant Kumar By Sumant Kumar (Hindi) Mock Test 1 for UPSC Prelims 2018/2019 (Hindi) April 2018: The Hindu Daily News & Editorial Analysis... unacademy:com/user AdSumant 147 ratings 38 reviews 2 ratings 21 reviews


  3. The standing committee of National Board for Wildlife (NBWL) has recently added four species- Northern River Terrapin, Clouded Leopard, Arabian Sea Humpback Whale and Red Panda into Centre's Recovery Programme for Critically Endangered Species. They were added on the recommendation by Wildlife Division of Ministry of Environment and Forests and Climate Change (MoEFCC). Consider the following statements with respect to Norther River Terrapin: 1.lt is species of riverine turtle found in rivers that flow in Eastern India. 2.lt is hunted for its meat and carapace. 3.lt is native of Bangladesh, Cambodia and India. 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


  4. Norther River Terrapin Consider the following statements with respect to Norther River Terrapin: 1.lt is species of riverine turtle found in rivers that flow in Eastern India 2.lt is hunted for its meat and carapace. 3.lt is native of Bangladesh, Cambodia and India. 1.lt is species of riverine turtle found in rivers that flow in Eastern India 2.lt is hunted for its meat and carapace. 3.lt is native of Select the correct answer using the codes given Bangladesh, below Codes: (a) 1 and 2 only (b) 1 and 3 only (c) 2 and 3 only (d) 1, 2 and 3 Answer: D o Cambodia, o India, o Indonesia and O Malaysia


  5. Consider the following statements with respect to Clouded Leopard 1.lt is found in Himalayan foothills. 2.It is threatened due to habitat loss and poaching for its skin. 3.The IUCN in its Red List assessment of 2016 has categorized Clouded Leopard as 'Endangered' and indicating declining trend in its population. 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


  6. Clouded Leopard Consider the following statements with respect to Clouded Leopard 1.lt is found in Himalavan foothills. 2.lt is threatened due to habitat loss, poaching for its skin and is also as a live pet trade. 3.The IUCN in its Red List assessment of 2016 has categorized Clouded Leopard as Vulnerable' and indicating declining trend in its population. 1.lt is found in Himalayan foothills 2.It is threatened due to habitat loss and poaching for its skin. 3.The IUCN in its Red List assessment of 2016 has categorized Clouded Leopard as 'Endangered' and indicating declining trend in its population. 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


  7. Consider the following statements with respect to Arabian Sea Humpback Whale 1.lt is a species found in all of major oceans. 2.This species migrates from the Oman coast through the Arabian sea, along the Indian coasts till the Sri Lankan coast. Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct: (a) 1 only (b) 2 only (c) Both 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2


  8. Consider the following statements withArabian Sea Humpback Whale respect to Arabian Sea Humpback Whale 1.lt is a species found in all of major oceans. 2.This species migrates from the Oman coast through the Arabian sea, along the Indian coasts till the Sri Lankan coast. 3.Ship strikes, unforgiving fishing gear and siesmic exploarations pose grave threat to it. 1.lt is a species found in all of major oceans. 2.This species migrates from the Oman coast through the Arabian sea, along the Indian coasts till the Sri Lankan coast. Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct: (a) 1 only (b) 2 only (c) Both 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2 Answer: C


  9. Which of the following are threats faced by 1.Ship strikes 2.Unforgiving fishing gear 3.Siesmic exploarations 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


  10. Arabian Sea Humpback Whale Which of the following are threats faced by 1.lt is a species found in all of maior oceans 2.This species migrates from the Oman coast through the Arabian sea, along the Indian coasts till the Sri Lankan coast. 3.Ship strikes, unforgiving fishing gear and siesmic exploarations pose grave threat to it 1.Ship strikes 2.U nforgiving fishing gear 3.Siesmic exploarations Select the correct answer using the codes given below Codes: (a) 1 and 2 only (b) 2 and 3 only (c) 3 only la) 7 Only (d) 1, 2 and 3 Answer: D


  11. Consider the following statements with respect to Red Panda: 1.lt is closely associated with montane forests with dense bamboo-thicket. 2.lt is found Sikkim, West Bengal and Arunachal Pradesh. Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct: (a) 1 only (b) 2 only (c) Both 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2


  12. Consider the following statements with respect to Red Panda: 1.lt is closely associated with montane forests with dense bamboo-thicket. 2.It is found Sikkim, West Bengal and Arunachal Pradesh. Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct: (a) 1 only (b) 2 only (c) Both 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2 Answer: C


  13. Consider the following statements with respect to Red Panda: 1.lt is poached for its meat, and for use in medicines, and as a pet. 2.The IUCN has categorized Red Panda as 'Endangered'. 3.As per its Red List assessment of 2015, population of this species is decreasing. 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 Answer: D


  14. Consider the following statements with respect to Integrated Development of Wildlife Habitats 1.lt is a Centrally funded scheme 2.IDWH is meant for providing support to protected areas, protection of wildlife outside protected areas and recovery programmes for saving critically endangered species and habitats. Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct: (a) 1 only (b) 2 only (c) Both 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2


  15. Recovery Programme for Critically Endangered Species 1.The progamme is one of the three components of centrally funded scheme, Integrated Development of Wildlife Habitats (IDWH). 2.lt was started in 2008-09 3.IDWH is meant for providing support to protected areas (national parks, wildlife sanctuaries, conservation reserves and community reserves except tiger reserves), protection of wildlife outside protected areas and recovery programmes for saving critically endangered species and habitats. 4.So far, 17 species were identified under this recovery programme. 5.These are Snow Leopard, Bustard (including Floricans), Dolphin, Nilgiri Tahr, Hangul, Marine Turtles, Edible Nest Swiftlet, Dugongs, Asian Wild Buffalo, Nicobar Megapode, Manipur Brow-antlered Deer, Vultures, Malabar Civet, Indian Rhinoceros, Asiatic Lion, Swamp Deer and Jerdon's Courser.


  16. Consider the following statements with respect to National Commission for Safai Karamcharis (NCSK) 1.NCSK is statutory body established under National Commission for Safai Karamcharis Act, 1993 2.It was established to deal with the grievances of persons engaged in manual scavenging Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct: (a) 1 only (b) 2 only (c) Both 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2


  17. Consider the following statements with respect to National Commission for Safai Karamcharis (NCSK) 1.NCSK is statutory body established under National Commission for Safai Karamcharis Act, 1993 2.It was established to deal with the grievances of persons engaged in manual scavenging Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct: (a) 1 only (b) 2 only (c) Both 1 and 2 (d) Neither 1 nor 2 Answer: C


  18. Consider the following statements with respect to National Commission for Safai Karamcharis (NCSK) 1.lt aims to promote and safeguard interests and rights of Safai Karamcharis and Manual Scavengers. 2.lt is mandated to work towards elimination of inequalities in status facilities and opportunities for Safai Karamcharis. 3.It is mandate is to study, evaluate and monitor implementation of various schemes for Safai Karamcharis as autonomous organisation. 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