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Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana

Consider the following statements with reference to the Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana:

  1. .Rashtriya Vayoshri Yojana (RVY) is a scheme for providing Physical Aids and Assisted-living Devices for Senior citizens belonging to BPL category.
  2. It is a Central Sector Scheme, fully funded by the Central Government, where expenditure for implementation of the scheme will be met from the "Senior Citizens' Welfare Fund".
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Overseas Citizenship Of India

Consider the following statements with reference to the Appropriation Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI):

  1. Government of India launched the ‘Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) Scheme’ by making amendments to Citizenship Act, 1955 in 2004.
  2. Individuals who do not have citizenship of any other country are not eligible to gain an OCI status.
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Appropriation Bill

Consider the following statements with reference to the Appropriation Bill:

  1. Appropriation Bill gives power to the government to withdraw funds from the Consolidated Fund of India for meeting the expenditure during the financial year.
  2. Under Article 114, no amount can be withdrawn from the Consolidated Fund of India without the enactment of such a law by Parliament.
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Sunderban National Park

Consider the following statements with reference to the Sunderban National Park:

  1. The present Sundarban National Park was declared as the core area of Sundarban Tiger Reserve in 1973 and a wildlife sanctuary in 1977.
  2. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site inscribed in 1986, and it has been designated as a Ramsar site since 2018.
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Blue Chip Stocks

Consider the following statements with reference to the Blue Chip Stocks:

  1. Blue chip stocks are shares of very large and well-recognised companies with a long history of sound financial performance.
  2. These stocks generally cost high, as they have good reputation and are often market leaders in their respective industries.

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Poshan Abhiyan

Which of the following state has been ranked 1st in the country for overall implementation of Poshan Abhiyan?


Red Panda

Consider the following statements with reference to the Red Panda:

  1. The red panda is the only living member of the genus Ailurus and the family Ailuridae.
  2. It is endemic to the temperate forests of the Himalayas, and ranges from the foothills of western Nepal to China in the east.
  3. It is listed as Critically Endangered in the IUCN red list of Threatened Species and under Schedule II of the Indian Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.

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Lake Declared A Living Entity

Recently, which of the following lakes has been declared as a‘living entity’ by the Punjab and Haryana High Court?


Central Adoption Regulatory Authority

Consider the following statements with reference to the Central Adoption Regulatory Authority (CARA):

  1. Central Adoption Resource Authority (CARA) is a statutory body of Ministry of Women & Child Development, Government of India.
  2. It is designated as the Central Authority to deal with inter-country adoptions in accordance with the provisions of the Hague Convention on Inter-country Adoption, 1993, ratified by Government of India in 2003.

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


ChapcharKut Festival

In which of the following state, ChapcharKut Festival is being celebrated annually?


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