Government Schemes - Prelims 2019Ministry of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation

Government Schemes for UPSC Prelims 2019 | Lecture 68 | MoWR,RD&GR

 

Q.1) Which of the following statements is/are correct in context of “Atal Bhoojal Yojana”?

1.It is a scheme under Ministry of Earth Sciences.

2.It is a World Bank supported scheme.

3.Community Participation is an important pillar under this scheme.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

a)1 only

b)2 and 3 only

c)1 and 3 only

d)1, 2 and 3

Q.2) With reference to ‘Dam Rehabilitation & Improvement Project (DRIP), which of the following statement/s is/are correct?

1.It has been launched under Ministry of Drinking water and sanitation

2.It was launched in 2012 by Central Water Commission

3.It is an externally aided project.

Select the correct answer using the code given below:

a)1 only

b)1 and 2 only

c)2 and 3 only

d)1 and 3 only

Q.3) Which of the following statements is/are incorrect in context of “DHARMA” a web tool for DAM safety?

1.It is designed by National Informatics Centre and is operated by Central Water Commission.

2.It was launched during International Dam Safety Conference 2018 at Chennai.

Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

a)1 only

b)2 only

c)Both 1 and 2

d)Neither 1 nor 2

Q.5) Which of the following statements in context of Jal Kranti Abhiyan is/are correct?

1.It is a campaign launched by Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation.

2.It seeks to consolidate water conservation and management in the country.

3.Its implementation approach consists of strategies such as grass root involvement, using traditional knowledge, sectoral expertise, etc.

Select the correct option using the following codes:

a)1 only

b)2 only

c)1 and 3 only

d)2 and 3 only

Q.6) Which of the following statements in context of Jal Gram Yojana is/are correct?

1.It is a component under Jal Kranti Abhiyan.

2.Under this scheme, two villages in every district, will be selected as “Jal Grams”.

3.Expenditures on various works under this scheme will be met from the existing schemes of Central or State Governments

Select the correct option using the following codes:

a)1 only

b)1 and 2 only

c)3 only

d)1, 2 and 3

Q.7) Which of the following statements in context of Jal Kranti Abhiyan is/are correct?

1.Central Water Commission and Central Ground Water Board are the nodal implementing agencies for this initiative.

2.Under this scheme, a “Sujalam Card” providing yearly status/information on availability of water for the village from all sources will be prepared for each Jal Gram.

3.This campaign will encourage the respective state governments to form State Water Policy in accordance with National Water Policy, 2012.

Select the correct option using the following codes:

a)1 only

b)1 and 2 only

c)3 only

d)1, 2 and 3

Q.8) Which of the following statements in context of National Hydrology Project is/are correct?

1.It is a Central Sector Scheme under Ministry of Water Resources, River Development & Ganga Rejuvenation.

2.It is an externally aided project supported by World Bank.

Select the correct answer using following codes:

a)1 only

b)2 only

c)Both 1 and 2

d)Neither 1 nor 2

 

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