Government Schemes [India & States] Current Affairs MCQs

This category comprises 50 random questions from the total 263 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs) in Government Schemes [India & States] Current Affairs category published in gktoday from 1 January, 2019 till July 7, 2020.

1. Which state has recently announced a scheme to deliver sand to customer’s doorstep from January 2, 2020?

[A] Odisha
[B] Maharashtra
[C] Andhra Pradesh
[D] Kerala

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2. What is the annual financial assistance given to eligible farmers under the PM-KISAN scheme?

[A] Rs. 10000
[B] Rs. 8000
[C] Rs. 6000
[D] Rs. 5000

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3. ArogyaSri Scheme, which is an initiative to provide free medical treatment to the poor, is the flagship scheme of which state?

[A] Telengana
[B] Andhra Pradesh
[C] Kerala
[D] Tamil Nadu

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4. The second phase of Intensified Mission Indradhanush 2.0 began recently. What is the scheme associated with?

[A] Merger of Banks
[B] Universal Vaccination
[C] Defence Procurement
[D] Space Mission

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5. Which state has recently started an awareness campaign for farmers to protect their sugarcane crop from locust?

[A] Gujarat
[B] Rajasthan
[C] Uttar Pradesh

[D] Bihar

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6. Bhaskaracharya Institute of Space Applications and Geoinformatics (BISAG), which was in news recently, is in which state?

[A] Maharashtra
[B] Madhya Pradesh
[C] Gujarat
[D] Odisha

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7. Which city was host to the ‘Symposium on Emerging Opportunities for Indian Textiles and Crafts’?

[A] Varanasi
[B] Lucknow
[C] New Delhi
[D] Hyderabad

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8. The First anniversary of the launch of which welfare scheme was observed on February 24?

[A] Pradhan Mantri Kisan Maan-Dhan Yojana (PM-KMY)
[B] Pradhan Mantri Kisan Samman Nidhi (PM-KISAN)
[C] Pradhan Mantri Shram Yogi Maan-dhan (PM-SYM)
[D] Pradhan Mantri Laghu Vyapari Maan-dhan Yojana

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9. ‘Market Intelligence and Early Warning System’ portal, which was in news recently, monitors the price of which commodity?

[A] Gold
[B] Crude Oil
[C] Vegetables-Tomato, Onion and Potato
[D] Rice

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10. The Prime Minister recently launched 10000 FPOs all over the country. What does FPO stand for?

[A] Farmer Priority Organisations
[B] Farmer Produce Organisations
[C] Farmer Productivity Organisations
[D] Farmer Primary Organisations

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