QUIZ -31 , CURRENT AFFAIRS , 23rd Dec 2017

Q 1 . Consider the following statements about  Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY)

1 .It is a village development project launched by Government of India on 11th October, 2016

2 . Under it each Member of Parliament will take the responsibility of developing physical and institutional infrastructure in three villages by 2019.

Which among the above statements is / are correct ?

a . only 1

b . only 2

c . both 1 & 2

d . none

answer – b ( For explanation refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS 23rd Dec )

Q 2 . Consider the following statements about bad loans in India-

1 . India bad loans currently have soared to whopping Rs 9.5 lakh crore.

2 . In 2016, India’s loan defaults were at 1.7% of the total gross loans, while that of China stood at 9.2%.

Which among the above statements is / are correct ?

a . only 1

b . only 2

c . both 1 & 2

d . none

answer- a  ( For explanation refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS 23rd Dec )

Q 3 . Consider the following statements about identification of Adarsh Gram under Saansad Adarsh Gram Yojana (SAGY)-

1 . A Gram Panchayat would be the basic unit.

2 . It will have a population of 500-1000  in plain areas and 250-500 in hilly, tribal and difficult areas.

3 . The MP would be free to identify a suitable Gram Panchayat for being developed as Adarsh Gram, other than his/her own village or that of his/her spouse

Which among the above statements is / are correct ?

codes :

a . 1 & 2

b . 1 , 2 & 3

c . 1 & 3

d . 2 & 3

answer- c  ( For explanation refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS 23rd Dec )

Q 4 . Recently  India has signed an agreement with a country that would allow automatic sharing of tax-related information from January 1 next year.The name of the country is –

a . USA

b . UAE

c . UK

d . Switzerland

answer-d ( For explanation refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS 22nd Dec )

Q 5 .  Consider the following statements about Kumi Naidoo-

1 .He is an South African human rights activist who has been appointed as the next Secretary General of Amnesty International.

2 . He will take over from Indian activist Salil Shetty in August 2018.

Which among the above statements is / are correct ?

a . only 1

b . only 2

c . both 1 & 2

d . none

answer- c  ( For explanation refer MICS CURRENT AFFAIRS 22nd Dec )