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Welfare Schemes For Vulnerable Section :

GOAL (Going Online As Leaders) Program

Consider the following statements about the GOAL (Going Online As Leaders) program:

  1. Going Online as Leaders (GOAL) is a Google program in association with Union Ministry of Tribal Affair.
  2. Under the program, digital literacy to girls from six states in India will be imparted through a dedicated digital skilling curriculum.

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Van Dhan Scheme

Recently, Van Dhan Internship Programme was organised by TRIFED under Ministry of Tribal Affairs.Consider the following statements about the Van Dhan Scheme:

  1. Van Dhan Scheme was launched by the government inApril, 2018, to help increase tribal income through Value Addition.
  2. It is being implemented by the Ministry of Tribal Affairs as Nodal Department at the Central Level and TRIFED as Nodal Agency at the National Level.

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Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana

Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana (PMMVY) has achieved a significant milestone by crossing one crore beneficiaries. Consider the following statements about PMMVY:

  1. It is a direct benefit transfer (DBT) scheme under which cash benefits are provided to pregnant women in their bank to meet enhanced nutritional needs.
  2. All the pregnant women and lactating mothers who have their pregnancy on or after 1st January 2017, are eligible for the scheme.
  3. Under the scheme, they will receive a cash benefit of Rs. 4,000 in three installments on fulfilling the respective conditionality, viz. early registration of pregnancy, ante-natal check-up and registration of the birth of the child and completion of first cycle of vaccination for the first living child of the family.

Which of the following statements given above is /are correct?

Forest Rights Act 2006

Consider the following statements with respect to the Forest Rights Act 2006?

  1. It grants rights to tribals only.
  2. Ownership rights cannot be granted to new land of the forest areas of tribals.

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Forest Rights Act 2006

Under the Forest Rights Act 2006, who shall be the authority to initiate the process for determining the nature and extent of individual or community Forest Rights or both?

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