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International Judicial Conference

Recently, among which of the given places, International Judicial Conference-2020 was held?


Shyama Prasad Mukherji Rurban Mission

Consider the following statements with reference to the Shyama Prasad Mukherji Rurban Mission (SPMRM):

  1. Launched in 2016, and undertaken by the Union Ministry of Rural Development, the SPMRM focuses on cluster-based integrated development through Spatial Planning.
  2. Substantial part of the works identified for development in the clusters is focused on provision of basic and economic amenities.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?


Mahadayi River

Consider the following statements with reference to the Mahadayi River:

  1. Mahadayi River rises in the Western Ghats, from the Bhimgad Wildlife Sanctuary in Khanapur taluk of Karnataka’s Belagavi district.
  2. With its cerulean waters, Dudhsagar Falls and Varapoha Falls, it is also known as the Gomati in a few places.
Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?

32nd Statehood Day

Recently, which of the following north eastern states celebrated their 32nd Statehood Day?



UN Convention On Migratory Species

Recently, three animals were included in Appendix I of UN Convention on Migratory Species at the 13th Conference of the Parties (COP) to the Convention on Migratory Species (CMS) in Gandhinagar (Gujarat).

Choose the correct answer from the codes given below:


Kambala

Consider the following statements with reference to the traditional buffalo race Kambala:

  1. Kambala is a traditional buffalo race in paddy fields filled with slush and mud which generally takes place in coastal Karnataka (Udupi and Dakshina Kannada) from November to March.
  2. There are three types of Kambala: Bare Kambala, Pokare Kambala and Arasu Kambala.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/ are correct?


Asur Tribe

In which of the following Indian state, Particularly Vulnerable Tribal Group (PVTG) Asur is found?


Tribunal

Consider the following statements:

  1. Part XIV-A of the Constitution provides for the Tribunals.
  2. The Administrative Tribunals Act in 1985 enacted by the Parliament authorises the Central Government to establish Central Administrative Tribunal and the State Administrative Tribunals.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?


Khadi And Village Industries Commission

Consider the following statements:

  1. The Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) is a statutory body formed by the Government of India, under the Act of Parliament - Khadi and Village Industries Commission Act of 1956.
  2. The KVIC is authorized to establish and maintain separate organisations for the purpose of carrying out any or all of the above matters besides carrying out any other matters incidental to its activities.

Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?


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