Government Schemes - Prelims 2019Ministry of Women and Child Development

Government Schemes for UPSC Prelims 2019 | Lecture 53 | MoWCD

Q.1) Consider the following statements about the Integrated Child Development Services Scheme :

1)It is a scheme of the Ministry of Women and Child Development.

2)It only targets children in the age group of 0-6 years.

Which of the above is/are correct?

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2

Q.2) Consider the following schemes and initiatives :

1)Beti Bachao Beti Padhao

2)Poshan Abhiyaan

3)Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana

4)Swadhar Greh Scheme

Which of the above is/are sub-schemes under the umbrella Integrated Child Development Services scheme?

a) 1 and 2 only

b) 1, 2 and 3 only

c) 2 and 3 only

d) All of the above

Q.3) Consider the following statements about the National Creche Scheme  :

1)It is a sub-scheme under the flagship scheme Beti Bachao Beti Padhao of the Ministry of Women and Child Development.

2)It targets children in the age group of 6 months to 6 years of working women employed for a minimum of six  months in a year.

Which of the above is/are correct?

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2

Q.4) Consider the following statements regarding the Rajiv Gandhi Scheme for Adolescent Boys (SAKSHAM) :

1)It aims at all-round development of adolescent boys in the age group of 11-18 years.

2)It provides vocational skills to those aged above 14 years.

Which of the above is/are correct?

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2

Q.5) The National Festival for Children of Child Care Institutions- Hausala 2018 was organized by which among the following ?

a)Ministry of Human Resource Development

b)National Skill Development Corporation

c)Ministry of Women and Child Development

d)NGO Pratham

Q.6) Consider the following statements about the Members of Parliament Local Area Development Scheme  :

1)It is a Central Sector Scheme of the Ministry of Rural Development.

2)Elected members of Lok Sabha can recommend developmental works anywhere in India.

Which of the above is/are correct?

a) 1 only

b) 2 only

c) Both 1 and 2

d) Neither 1 nor 2

 

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