Daily UPSC Prelims Current Affairs – February 9, 2023 [Mock Test]

1. Which of the following bodies is responsible for:

  1. Taking punitive actions under the Environment Protection Act.
  2. The appraisal of activities that involve the large-scale use of hazardous microbes and recombinants in research from the point of view of the environment.
  3. Proposals regarding the use of living modified organism that comes in the risk category III and above in the import/manufacture of recombinant pharma products

Choose the correct answer using the codes given below:

[A] NITI Aayog
[B] Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change
[C] Genetic Engineering Appraisal Committee
[D] Central Pollution Control Board

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2. Arrange the following blue flag beaches in India from North to South:

  1. Shivrajpur
  2. Ghogla
  3. Kovalam
  4. Rushikonda

Choose the correct answer using the codes given below:

[A] 1, 2, 3, 4
[B] 2, 1, 4, 3
[C] 1, 2, 4, 3
[D] 1, 3, 2, 4

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3. Which of the following statements with respect to the Pradhan Mantri MUDRA Yojana is/are correct?

  1. It is a scheme for loans up to 50 lakhs to non-corporate, non-farm small/micro enterprises.
  2. The nodal ministry for the implementation of the scheme is the Ministry of Labour and Employment.

Choose the correct answer using the codes given below:

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2

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The above questions are part of Daily Current Affairs Test under UPSC Prelims Test Series - 2023 in GKToday Android Application. This series can be subscribed in the app only. Download Now



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