Kerala PSC Social Welfare Schemes Questions and Answers 2

This page contains Kerala PSC Social Welfare Schemes Questions and Answers 2 for psc exam preparations in Malayalam and English.

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21. The first five year plan gave priority to

Answer: Agricultural development

22. Trachoma control programme was merged with the national programme for the control of blindness in

Answer: 1976

23. Which of the following is a service under the Integrated Child Development Services(ICDS) Scheme?

Answer: Referral services

24. Food for Work Programme was introduced during the

Answer: Fifth Plan

25. Who was the Prime Minister of India when Prime Minister’s Rozgar Yojana (PMRY) was started?

Answer: Narasimha Rao

26. Which scheme of the Government of India is aimed at providing continuous power supply to rural India?

Answer: Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana (DDUGJY)

27. Which Prime Minister of India Inaugurated the Kudumbashree project at Malappuram?

Answer: Atal Bihari Vajpayee

28. Which Prime Minister of India launched the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) in April 2005?

Answer: Manmohan Singh

29. Who pays the premium of the RSBY?

Answer: The Government

30. What are the main objectives of the JnNURM scheme?

Answer: Improve the quality of life & infrastructure in the cities

31. Which is the main funding agency of the NRLM?

Answer: The World Bank

32. Universal social mobilization, financial inclusion & livelihoods enhancement are the three major pillars of _____?

Answer: NRLM

33. Which Prime Minister of India launched the National Rural Health Mission (NRHM) in April 2005?

Answer: Manmohan Singh

34. Antyodaya Anna Yojana (AAY) was launched first in:

Answer: Rajasthan

35. Beti Bachao Beti Padhao yojana was launnched on

Answer: 22 January 2015

36. Rural Landless Employment Guarantee Programme(RLEGP) was introduced in India on:

Answer: August 15, 1983

37. 'Mission Indradhanush' launched by the Government of India pertains to

Answer: Immunization of children and pregnant woman

38. Food for Work Programme was introduced during the

Answer: Fifth Plan

39. ____ is an important scheme to provide food grains to poorest of the poor families.

Answer: AAY

40. Which one of the following statements with regard to the 'Make in India' initiative of the Government of India is not correct?

Answer: The programme is being implemented by the Ministry of Finance.

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