Social Welfare Schemes & Measures PSC Question and Answers
1.Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana(PMJJBY) annual premium is :
a) Rs 380
b) Rs 480
c) Rs 330
d) Rs 430
2.___ is Centrally sponsored scheme provide connectivity to unconnected habitations.
d) SGSY .
3._____ was launched on 2nd October 1993 with the objective of empowering
the rural women through building thrift habit, self-reliance and confidence.
4.______ is a local language-enabled workflow based transaction level
Management Information System in place to facilitate e-governance of Indira Awaas Yojana.
a) Aya Soft
b) IYA Soft
c) Aaas Soft
d) Awaas Soft
5.Which is the first scheme of its kind meant exclusively for slum dwellers with a Government of India subsidy of 50 percent.
6.In Kerala which Programme is formally registered as the “State Poverty Eradication Mission” a society registered under the Travancore Kochi Literary Scientific and Charitable Society Act? Important GK India Kerala PSC Schemes
7.Expand the acronym RLEGP.
a) Regional Landless Employment Guarantee Programme
b) Rural Labour Employment Guarantee programme
c) Rural Landless Employment Guarantee Programme
d) Regional Labour Employment Guarantee Programme
Ans:-Rural Landless Employment Guarantee Programme
8.Which of the schemes was introduced in the golden jubilee year of independence and is operational since December 1 ,1997?
a) Swarna Jayanthi Gram Swarojgar Yojana
b) Sampoorna Grameen Rozgar Yojana
c) Swarna Jayanthi Shahari Rojgar Yojana
d) Samagra Awaas Yojana
Ans:-Swarna Jayanthi Shahari Rojgar Yojana
9.Name the Prime Minister who launched Bharat Nirman Yojana:
a) Narendra Modi
b) Dr. Manmohan Singh
c) A. B Vajpayee
d) Narasimha Rao
Ans:-Dr. Manmohan Singh.
10.Shishu, Kishore, Tarun comes under which Scheme?
11.‘Pradhan Mantri Jan-Dhan Yojana’ has been launched for :
a) providing housing loan to poor people at cheaper interest rates
b) promoting women’s Self-Help Groups in backward areas
c) promoting financial inclusion in the country
d) providing financial help to the marginalized communities
Ans:-promoting financial inclusion in the country.
12.’Rajiv Gandhi Sharmik Kalyan Yojana’ under the ESI scheme is for :
a) Unemployment allowance
b) Disablement benefit
c) Medical benefit
d) Maternity benefit
13.What is the maximum age limit of girl child for opening Sukanya Samriddhi Account?
a) 5 years
b) 10 years
c) 12 years
d) 15 years
14.Maximum age for joining Atal Pension Yojana is :
a) 40 years
b) 50 years
c) 60 years
d) 70 years
15.The annual monetary limit of ‘MPLADS’ is:
a) 2 crore
b) 3 crore
c) 5 crore
d) 6 crore