Quiz 348 – Daily Current Affairs

1. Consider the following statements:

  1. Maximum 1.5 Rs. Lakh can be deposited in a Financial Year in “Sukanya Samriddhi Account”.
  2. Minimum Rs. 1,000 can be deposited in Financial Year in “Sukanya Samriddhi Account”.
  3. 40% maximum limits of Statutory Liquidity Ratio (SLR).

Select your answer of the given codes:

(a) Only 1

(b) Both 1 and 3

(c) Both 2 and 3

(d) All of these


 

2. Consider the following statements:

Pradhan Mantri Krishi Sinchai Yojana (PMKSY) scheme is based on

  1. Creating sources of assured irrigation
  2. Per drop-more crop
  3. Harnessing rain water at micro level though ‘Jai Sanchay’ and ‘Jal Sinchan’.

Select your answer of the given codes:

(a) Only 1

(b) Both 1 and3

(c) Both 2 and 3

(d) All of these


 

3. Consider the following statements:

  1. Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana (PMSBY), caters accident insurance worth Rs. 2 Lakh to the subscriber for a contribution of just Rs. 12 per annum as premium.
  2. Pradhan Mantri Jevan joyti Bime Yojana (PMJJBY) caters life insurance worth Rs. 2 Lakh with the premium of just Rs. 330 per annum for all Bank account holders.

Select your answer of the given codes:

(a) Only 1

(b) Only 2

(c) Both 1 and 2

(d) Neither 1 nor 2


 

4. Which of the following statement(s) is/are correct?

  1. The thrust on rural roads by earmarking Rs. 19,000 crore under Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana is significant.
  2. MGNREGA scheme has twin purposes of rural economic development and job creation.
  3. Shyama Prasad Mukherji Rurban  Mission is a reflection of former President DR. APJ Abdul Kalam’s idea of ‘Providing Urban Amenities in Rural Areas (PURA).

(a) Only 1

(b) Both 1 and3

(c) Both 2 and 3

(d) All of these


 

5. Beti Bachao Beti Padhao (BBBP) scheme focuses on

(a) Survival

(b) Protection

(c) Education of the girl child

(d) All of these


 

6. BBBP scheme is a joint initiative of

(a) Ministry of Women and Child Development

(b) Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.

(c) Ministry of Human Resources Development

(d) All of these.


 

7. Which of the following statement(s) about Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana is/are correct?

  1. The account can be opened in any post office or authorized branches of the Commercial Bank.
  2. 9.1% compounded annually interest rate.
  3. She can withdraw 50% of the money after reaching the age of 18 for higher education.

(a) Only 1

(b) Both 1 and3

(c) Both 2 and 3

(d) All of these


 

8. Mobile App ‘Himmat’ was launched on

 (a) 1 January, 2015.

(b) 2 February, 2015.

(c) 1 March, 2015.

(d) 1 January, 2016.


 

9. Which of the following statement(s) about Himmat is/are correct?

  1. It will trigger a 30 second audio and Video recording on the Phone to be relayed to the Police Control Room (PCR).
  2. The Women will get a call back from the PCR.
  3. An SMS alert will also be sent to a minimum of five friends and relatives of the user.

(a) Only 1

(b) Both 1 and3

(c) Both 2 and 3

(d) All of these


 

10. Which of the following statement(s) about Panic Button is/are correct?

  1. Starting from 1st January, 2017, all phones will have the facility of Panic button.
  2. In normal phones, numeric key 5 or 9 will be configured as Panic button.
  3. In smart phones the Panic button configured to three times short pressing of the on-off button.

(a) Only 1

(b) Both 1 and3

(c) Both 2 and 3

(d) All of these


 

Answers:

  1. (d) All of these.
  2. (d) All of these.
  3. (c) Both statements are correct.
  4. (d) All of these.
  5. (d) It aims to control the Child Sex Ratio.
  6. (d) All of these.
  7. (d) All of these.
  8. (a) On 1 January, 2015, Delhi Police launched its own app for women safety, named ‘Himmat’.
  9. (d) All of these.
  10. (d) All of these.

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