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1. The total length of the Coastline of India including mainland, Lakshadweep Island and Andaman & Nikobar Island is (a) 2933 km (b) 7516.6 km (c) 6230 (d) 7215 km 2. Which country has not the common border with India? (a) China (b) Bhutan (c) Maldives (d) Nepal 3. The Brahmaputra rises from Tibet. In Tibet this river is known as (a) Padma (b) Tsangpo (c) Dihang (d) Yamuna 4. Sri Lanka is separated from India by (a) Palk strait (b) Arabian Sea (c) Gulf of Adan (d) Gulf Jafana 5. Which one of these not a principal tributary of the river Brahmaputra in India? (a) Subansiri (b) Dhansiri (c) Chanan (d) Pulhimari 6. Which river of Daccan region not flowing eastward?

(a) Godavari (b) Krishna (c) Mahanadi (d) Tapti 7. Which is the correct sequence of the rivers flowing in southern peninsular India in context of length? (a) Godavari, Krishna, Cauvery, Mahanadi (b) Godavari, Cauvery, Mahanadi, Krishna (c) Krishna, Cauvery, Godavari, Mahanadi (d) Krishna, Godavari, Mahanadi, Cauvery 8. Botanical Survey of India (BSI) is situated in which city of India? (a) New Delhi (b) Kolkata (c) Surat (d) Mumbai 9. What is the number of spokes in wheel of Ashoka Chakra placed in the National Flag? (a) 40 (b) 24 (c) 16 (d) 32 10.The new flag code of India ‘flag code’ has taken effect from (a) 26 January 2002 (b) 26 January 2006 (c) 26 January 2008 (d) 26 January 2009

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Which statement is not true about Inter-state Council? (a) The inter-state council is a recommendatory body. A committee of parliament on official languages was constituted in which year? (a) 1956 (b) 1976 (c) 1983 (d) 1987 24. Orissa 2. Rajasthan 3. The chairman and members of Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) are appointed by (a) The President (b) Prime Minister (c) Home Minister (d) HRD Minister 22.com/civilservices/current-affairs . 2. 109 B. At present.upscportal. Match the following: List I List II (State) (Density of population) A. Himachal Pradesh4. 25. 165 C. The National Song ‘Vande Mataram’ composed in Sanskrit by (a) Bankim Chandra (b) Ravindranath Tagore (c) Jyoti Basu (d) Subhash Chandra Bose 14. 1950 (b) 24 January 2006 (c) 24 January. Which one of the following is not correctly matched? (a) National Tree – The Banyan (b) National Fruit – Mango (c) National Bird – Swan (d) National Animal – Tiger 16. 478 Code: A B C D (a) 1 2 3 4 (b) 4 3 2 1 (c) 4 3 1 2 (d) 1 2 4 3 15. 1950 17. 1949 (d) 26 January. In order to be chosen a member of parliament.com Current Affairs 11. (c) Prime Minister is the chairman of the interstate council. 13. Election Commission of India is a permanent constitutional body. http://upscportal.upscportal. 1949. 1950 (d) 15 August. composed originally in Bengali by (a) Bankim Chand (b) Ravindranath Tagore (c) Arbindo Ghosh (d) Somnath Chatterjee 12. (b) It was constituted in year 1990 under Article 263 of Indian constitution. Indian Constitution was adopted by constitutional assembly on (a) 26 January.Downloaded from: http://www. On which day the civil services day celebrated every year in India? (a) April 28 (b) April 21 (c) June 5 (d) July 10 23. what is the lower age limit? (a) 25 years (b) 30 years (c) 35 years (d) 40 years 19. 236 D. Which one is not a standing committee of the parliament? (a) Public account committee (b) Committee on estimates (c) Public undertakings committee (d) Committee on MPCADS 20. Haryana 1. 1950 (b) 26 November 1949 (c) 26 November. The National Anthem ‘Jan Gana Man’. The election commission was established on 25 January 1950. Which department is not under the Ministry of Home Affairs? (a) Department of official language (b) Department of boarder management (c) Department of states (d) Department of public distribution 21. When was the constitutional Assembly adopted the National Anthem? (a) 26 January. Consider the following statements 1.com (a) 244 (b) 233 (c) 250 (d) 230 18. what is the number of members in Rajya Sabha? www.

2 and 3 (c) 2 and 3 (d) 1 and 2 26.13 Lakh (c) 38. Kisan Call Centres (KCC) have been functioning since (a) 21 January 2004 (b) 26 January 2005 (c) 26 January 2006 (d) 21 January 2007 31.12 Lakh 32. The National Oilseeds and Vegetable Oils Development (NOVOD) board was constituted on (a) 8th March 1984 (b) 5th March 1985 (c) 8th March 1986 (d) 5th March 1987 34. Which one of these are not correct about Micro irrigation? (a) The main objective of this scheme is to increase the coverage of area under improved method of irrigation. 28. Drama and Music named Sangeet Natak Akademi was the first of these entities to be established www. Consider the following statements 1. In which state the central Institute of horticulture established. Recognizing the importance of institutional support for the development of horticulture in the North East region. (d) This is only implemented in western India. The president appoints chief election commissioner and election commissioners. Small Farmers Agri-business Consortium (SFAC) was registered by Department of Agriculture and Cooperation on 18th January. 27. The National Academy of Dance.17 Lakh (d) 45. 2.upscportal. What is the number of Farmers benefited with Kisan Call centres since start functioning of this programme till December 2010? (a) 47. (c) During the current year ?? 10 crore has been earmarked for North East region. 3. 30. What is the objective of multi state cooperative societies Act 2002? (a) Use of modern tools for more efficient and transparent functioning. the establishment of a central Institute of Horticulture has been approved for implementation in 2005-06. Which statement/statements is/are true? (a) Only 1 (b) 1 and 2 (c) 1. SAFC is managed by the Board of Managing Consisting of 20 members and Chaired by the union minister of agriculture as its ex-officio president.com/civilservices/current-affairs . Which one is not the aim of National Bamboo Mission. (d) All of the above.com http://upscportal.upscportal. (c) Strengthening and expanding the multistate co-operative societies. 1994. The National Bamboo Mission was launched in 2006-07 as a centrally sponsored scheme to promote the growth of bamboo sector. (a) Manipur (b) Nagaland (c) Tripura (d) Mizoram 29.com India 2011 3. SAFC has established 18 state level SFACS by contributing corpus fund. (b) Enabling the business growth by providing a conducive environment.Downloaded from: http://www. 2 and 3 (d) 1 and 3 35. Which statement/statements is/are true? (a) Only 3 (b) 1.19 Lakh (b) 36. National e-governance plan in Agriculture is started by which department of centre to improve services accessible to farmers using information and communication technology? (a) Department of Agriculture & Cooperation (b) Department of IT (c) Department of HRD (d) Department of Irrigation 33. (b) Quality production is the main concern of Micro irrigation. (a) Plantation Development (b) Handicrafts Development (c) Marketing (d) Establishment of paper industries.

The Sahitya Academy was founded in the year (a) March 1984 (b) March 1954 (c) March 1964 (d) March 1936 39.com/civilservices/current-affairs . The national school of Drama (NSD). New Delhi was founded in (a) 1954 (b) 1956 (c) 1960 (d) 1964 47. Rajendra Prasad (b) Maulana Abul Kalam Azad (c) Lal Bahadur Shastri (d) Indira Gandhi 36. The Anthropological survey of India is a premier research organization under (a) Ministry of Science & Technology (b) Ministry of Human Resource Development (c) Ministry of Culture (d) Ministry of Home Affairs 45. When was the National Museum set up (a) 1960 (b) 1949 (c) 1956 (d) 1968 44.com Current Affairs by a resolution of the Ministry of Education on 31st May 1952. The CCRT was set up in www. which is one of the division of the National Sample Survey (NSS)? (a) New Delhi (b) Kolkata (c) Mumbai (d) Bhopal http://upscportal. The Centre for Cultural Resources and Training (CCRT) is one of the premier institutions working in the field of linking education and culture. translations. Where is the headquarter of survey Design and Research Division. Who was the then Minister of Education in India? (a) Dr. Which is the nodal agency of the National Mission for Manuscripts. The National Sample Survey (NSS) was set up in 1950. one of the foremost theatre institutions in the world and the only one of its kind in India was set up by Sangeet Natak Academy in the year (a) 1954 (b) 1955 (c) 1959 (d) 1962 41. seminars.Downloaded from: http://www. The National Mission for Manuscripts was launched by the Government in 2003. Which one of the following is not correctly matched? (a) National Archives of India – New Delhi (b) National Library – Kolkata (c) Lalit Kala Akademi – Kolkata (d) National Museum – New Delhi 46.upscportal. This organization is the Indian National Academy of Letters meant to promote the cause of Indian literature through publication.upscportal.com (a) May 1979 (b) May 1989 (c) May 1999 (d) May 2009 42. The National Gallery of Modern Art (NGMA). ‘Gharana’ and ‘Sampradaya’ is related to which field of life in india? (a) Dance (b) Music (c) Drama (d) Sports 37. when was this organization reorganized? (a) 1965 (b) 1970 (c) 1977 (d) 1991 48. Which one is not the followship of Sahitya Academy? (a) Sahitya Academy Honorary Fellowship (b) Anand Fellowship (c) Premchand Fellowship (d) Prasad Fellowship 40. cultural exchange programmes and literary meets organized all over the country (a) Sangeet Kala Academy (b) Lalit Kala Academy (c) Sahitya Academy (d) National School of Drama 38. (a) Indira Gandhi National Centre for Arts (b) National Gallery of Modern Art (c) National Museum (d) Archaeological Survey of India 43. workshops.

1995 63. When this act came in existence? (a) 1969 (b) 1972 (c) 1980 (d) 1982 58. What is the number of tigers in India shown after the counting of tigers in 2011.com/civilservices/current-affairs . In which year the first Economic Census came into existence? (a) 1970 (b) 1977 (c) 1982 (d) 1990 50. When was the centrally sponsored scheme ‘Project Tiger’ launched? (a) 1972 (b) 1973 (c) 1975 (d) 1979 59. 2 and 3 (b) 1 and 2 (c) 1 and 3 (d) 2 and 3 www. 2. 1992 (b) Feb. What is the number of National Parks in India? (a) 99 (b) 43 (c) 515 (d) 213 55. 1993 (d) Feb. Consider the following statements: 1. 2 and 3 (c) 1 and 3 (d) 2 and 3 51. 3. India exchanges mail with more than 217 countries by air and surface. The planning commission has suggested to rename the scheme as : (a) Intensification of Forest Management (b) Strengthening Forest Management (c) Conservation Forest Management (d) Infrastructure Development. Number of Tiger Reservers in India is (a) 38 (b) 49 (c) 53 (d) 113 61. Integrated Forest Protection Scheme (IFPS) was being implemented during the 10th five year plan and is being continued during 11th plan. When was that Act enacted by the parliament of India? (a) 25 October 1980 (b) 27 November 1992 (c) 16 September 1985 (d) 16 October 1987 53. (a) 1.Downloaded from: http://www. (a) 1411 (b) 1706 (c) 1905 (d) 1608 60. When was the project Elephant launched? (a) Feb.com India 2011 49. Postal Life Insurance (PLI) was introduced in India in year (a) 1884 (b) 1896 (c) 1936 (d) 1948 52. When the scheme ‘Development of National Parks and Sanctuaries’ has been modified as integrated Development Habitats.upscportal.upscportal. 2. Wildlife Institute of India (WII) is an autonomous institution under the administrative control of the Ministry of Forest & Environment. India is the founder member of the universal postal union (UPU) since 1876. The Forest Conservation Division implements the forest (conservation) Act. When ‘WWI’ was established? (a) 1980 (b) 1982 (c) 1990 (d) 1993 57. Which statement/statements is/are true about project Elephant? 1. 54. 1990 (c) Feb. All India estimation of elephant is done every five years.com http://upscportal. India is the member of Asia-pacific postal union (APPU) since 1964. Which statement/statements is/are true? (a) Only 2 (b) 1. The total number of Elephant Reserve in country has become 27. (a) 2006 (b) 2007 (c) 2008 (d) 2009 56. The project Elephant is being implemented in 13 states of India. India has a Memorandum of understanding with which country on controlling transboundary illegal trade in wild life and conservation? (a) Nepal (b) Bangladesh (c) Pakistan (d) China 62. Zoos in India are regulated as per the provision of the wild life (protection) Act. 3.

(d) There is the ratio of boys and girls student is 50:50 in Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya Scheme. Which one of these are not a goal of Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA)? (a) Enrolment of all children in school. 15. Which one of these statements are not true about Kasturba Gandhi Balika Vidyalaya Scheme? (a) It provides the residential selting for upper primary school for girls. (b) This council promotes the solution based Forestry Research. 11. (b) Retention of all children till the upper primary stage.com 69. 71. The National Ball Bhawan is an autonomous organization fully funded by the Ministry of Human Resources Development. 20. In August 1980.000 crore (c) Rs.000 crore (b) Rs. The scheme which identify creative children within the age group of 5 to 16 years in creative art. National programme of Nutritional support to primary education now knonw as MID DAY MEAL SCHEME was first introduced in which year in India? (a) 1992 (b) 1995 (c) 1998 (d) 2001 72. (c) It provides 25% reservation to girls from families below the poverty line. creative scientific innovations and creative writing? (a) Bal Shree Scheme (b) Bal Bodh (c) Bal Sadan (d) Bal Shiksha http://upscportal. Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) is one of India’s Major Flagship Programes for universalisation of elementary education launched in (a) 1998 (b) 2001 (c) 2007 (d) 2009 68. 18. where the GB Pant Institute of Himalayan Environment and Development (GBPIHED) was established? (a) Almora (Uttrakhand) (b) Shimla (Himachal Pradesh) (c) Silchar (Assam) (d) Sri Nagar (Uttrakahand) 65. www. What was the annual outlay for the Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) in the year 2010-11? (a) Rs.upscportal. Defence Research and Development Organization (DRDO) is the Research and development wing of the Department of which Ministry under government of India? (a) Ministry of Home Affairs (b) Ministry of Defence (c) Ministry of Agriculture (d) Ministry of Environment 67. (b) The scheme provides for a minimum reservation of 75% seats for girls from SC. (c) Bridging of gender and social category gap in enrolment. (d) Enrich the high class of Higher education. Which one of these statements are not true about Forestry Research in India? (a) Indian Council of Forestry Research and Education (ICFRE) is an apex body in the national Forestry research system. (c) The council enhances public confidence in the ability of forest managers and researches to successfully handle challenges to natural resource management. retention and learning.upscportal. creative performance.000 crore 70.com Current Affairs 64.000 crore (d) Rs.Downloaded from: http://www. (d) The council has only one research institute in New Delhi. When was the name of National Programme of Nutritional Support to primary education changed as ‘National Programme of Mid Day Meal in School’? (a) 2004 (b) 2007 (c) 2008 (d) 2010 73. When was the National Bal Bhawan established? (a) 1956 (b) 1962 (c) 1986 (d) 1972 74.com/civilservices/current-affairs . 66. ST and OBC.

NIOS 2. The National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) revised its existing regulations and norms in the year (a) 1998 (b) 2002 (c) 2005 (d) 2009 78. When was the National population education project was launched? (a) April 1976 (b) April 1980 (c) April 1992 (d) April 2002 79. The commission for Scientific and Technical Terminology prepares and publishes definition dictionaries and Terminology in various discipline in Hindi and in other languages. NCERT 1. When the National Council for Teacher Education (NCTE) was established? (a) 17 August 1995 (b) 16 September 1996 (c) 14 January 1986 (d) 15 September 1996 76. Which Article of the constitution states that “The state shall promote.com/civilservices/current-affairs . The Right to Education provides free and compulsory education of all children in the age group of 6 to 14 years. The National Thermal Power Corporation Ltd.com http://upscportal. 1961 D.com India 2011 75. This right inserted age group of 6 to 14 years. NCTE 4. 85. 1979 Code: A B C D (a) 3 4 2 1 (b) 3 4 1 2 (c) 1 2 3 4 (d) 1 2 4 3 80. Which statement is not true? (a) India is a member of World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) since 1976. determination and maintenance of standards of university education. 1995 B. (b) World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) is a special agency of the United Nationls which deals with copy right and other intellectual property rights.8 MW (b) 1400 MW (c) 16. IGNOU has established a network of open and Distance Learning institutes and centres in the region. (d) NBT organizes the Work Bank Fair in New Delhi every year. (c) National Book Trust was established in 1959. This right inserted to which article of the constitution? (a) Article 21 (b) Article 24 (c) Article 19 (d) Article 14 77.4 MW (d) 72. 63. with special care the education and economic interests of the weaker sections of the people and in particular of the scheduled castes and scheduled tribes and shall protect them from social injustice and all forms of social exploitation”? (a) Article 46 (b) Article 45 (c) Article 21 (d) Article 14 81. 1980 C. The installed power generation capacity in the country in the year 2010 is (a) 1.upscportal. The University Grant Commission (UGC) is a statutory organization for coordination.Downloaded from: http://www. Where is the Headquarter of The Commission for Scientific and Technical Terminology? (a) New Delhi (b) Mumbai (c) Kolkata (d) Bhopal 83.When the NTPC was incorporated? (a) 1972 (b) 1975 (c) 1985 (d) 1983 www.upscportal.274. Match the Following List I List II A.3 MW 86. A Navratna Company of the Government of India. 669. At present. When the UGC was established? (a) 1953 (b) 1956 (c) 1960 (d) 1962 84. NPEP 3. what is the number of regional centres of IGNOU? (a) 7 (b) 8 (c) 9 (d) 10 82.429.

India is a member of International Energy Forum (IEF). The Government of India launched the credit Gurantee Fund Scheme for Micro and small enterprises tomake available credit to Micro and small enterprises. Rural Electrification Corporation Limited (REC) was incorporated in 1969 2.upscportal. When this scheme was launched? (a) August 1998 (b) August 2000 (c) August 2002 (d) August 2005 http://upscportal. Which statement/statements is/are true? (a) 1. Where is the Corporate Centre of National Power Training Institute (NPTI) situated? (a) Faridabad (b) Ghaziabad (c) Mathura (d) Nagpur 90. ‘Medini Puraskar ’ is given to encourage writing of original books in Hindi on which subject? (a) Environment (b) Rural problems (c) Petrolism (d) Education 96. Which one of these.com/civilservices/current-affairs . which is responsible to financing rural electrification schemes. When the Government of India was approved the New Exploration Licencing Policy (NELP)? (a) 1995 (b) 1997 (c) 1999 (d) 2001 93. Consider the Following Statements 1. REC is the Nodal agency for implementation of ‘Rajeev Gandhi Grameen Vidhutikaran Yojana’. Pitambar Pane National Environment Fellowship is given every year to encourage and recognize excellence in any branch of research related to environmental Science. Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana (RSBY) a scheme of Ministry of labour was launched on (a) 2 Oct 2007 (b) 1 Oct 2007 (c) 2 Oct 2008 (d) 1 Oct 2008 100. Bureau of Energy Efficiency (BEE) was set up in (a) 2001 (b) 2002 (c) 2003 (d) 2005 91.com 94. Where is the permanent secretariat of IEF situated? (a) Tehran (b) Riyadh (c) New Delhi (d) London 92.com Current Affairs 87. 2 and 3 (b) 1 and 2 (c) only 3 (d) 2 and 3 89. Which country is not included in India’s ‘Look East Policy”? (a) Japan (b) Thailand (c) Malaysia (d) Maldives 101. Rajiv Gandhi National Quality Award was instated in the year (a) 1988 (b) 1989 (c) 1990 (d) 1991 98. ‘Rajiv Gandhi Grameen Vidytikaran Joyana’ For Rural Electricity infrastructure and household electrification was launched in (a) 2004 (b) 2005 (c) 2007 (d) 2009 88. not a public sector petroleum company? (a) Indian Oil Corporation Limited (b) Hindustan Petroleum Corporation Limited (c) Essar Oil Limited (d) Bharat Petroleum Corporation Limited www. 97. REC is a public financial institution. Senior citizen of 65 years of age or above are eligible for old age pension under NOAPS. In which year this fellowship instituted? (a) 1978 (b) 1977 (c) 1972 (d) 1982 95.Downloaded from: http://www. 3.upscportal. but not getting pension covered under which scheme? (a) Annapurna Scheme (b) Nutrition programme (c) Rural Foodgrain Scheme (d) Old age meal programme 99. World Environment Day celebrated on (a) 5 June (b) 5 July (c) 5 August (d) 5 October.

affordable and accountable quality health services to the poorest households in the remotest rural regions. 1992 b. 1962 Code: A B C D (a) 4 3 2 1 (b) 3 4 2 1 (c) 1 2 3 4 (d) 1 2 4 3 105.com/civilservices/current-affairs .Downloaded from: http://www. Kundi (Haryana) 3.upscportal.upscportal.com India 2011 102. Where is the National Institute of Miners health (NIMH) situated? (a) New Delhi (b) Nagpur (c) Bhopal (d) Patna 103. 2007 (c) 12 April. Match the Following List I List II (Institutes) (Headquarters) A. In which year the National Health Policy was regular to achieving an acceptable standard of Health-for the general population of the country? (a) 2001 (b) 2002 (c) 2005 (d) 2007 111. The National Rural Health Mission was launched by the Prime Minister of provide accessible. 2005 (b) 12 April. BSF 2. No persons shall engage in smoking in a public place. When this mission was launched (a) 12 April. The National Test House is a government laboratory of national importance in the field of testing and evaluation of material and products of all engineering branches except food.com http://upscportal. RAF 4. Kolkata (WB) A B C D (a) 1 2 3 4 (b) 1 2 4 3 (c) 3 4 2 1 (d) 3 4 1 2 109. Match the following List I List II a. Where is the headquarter of the National Test House? (a) New Delhi (b) Kolkat (c) Bhopal (d) Patna 107. Ranchi of Food (Jharkhand) 4. 112. ITBF 1. 1949 c. National Institute Technology D. This rule have been notified and came in effect on (a) 2 October 2006 (b) 2 October 2007 (c) 2 October 2008 (d) 2 October 2009 www. The Attorney General of India appointed by (a) The president (b) The GOM (c) The Prime Minister (d) The Law Minister 104. 2008 (d) 12 April. Hapur (UP) of Legal Metrology B. Food Safety and standards Act was notified on (a) 24 August 2005 (b) 24 August 2006 (c) 24 August 2007 (d) 24 August 2007 110. 1965 d. An integrated Food Law. The NTH has its six regional laboratories in India. Indian Grain storage Management & Research Institute Code: 2. CRPF 3. In which city of India NTH has no regional laboratory? (a) Mumbai (b) Ghaziabad (c) Jaipur (d) Bhopal 108. Indian Institute 1. 2009. National Test House C. The Employee’s Pension scheme was first came into effect from (a) 16 November 1990(b) 16 November 1995 (c) 16 November 2003(d) 16 November 2005 106. National programmed for control of Blindness (NPCB) was launched in the year (a) 1975 (b) 1976 (c) 1998 (d) 2002 113.

The duration of Mission is for 7 years beginning from the year 2005-06 till 201112. D D Sports 4.upscportal. Which statement/statements is/are correct? (a) Only 3 (b) Only 1 (c) 1. 1999 B. Basic Services to the urban poor provided in JNNURM. Which one is not correctly matched? (a) Press Trust of India – 1949 (b) United News of India – 1961 (c) Press council of India – 1978 (d) NAM News Network – 2005 122. 3. 1. 2 and 3 (d) 1 and 2 123. 2. Doordarshan opened its window to the world by launching its international channel on (a) 14th March 1995 (b) 16th March 1996 (c) 16th March 1997 (d) 14th March 1998 119. 2002 Code: A B C D (a) 4 3 2 1 (b) 4 3 1 2 (c) 1 2 3 4 (d) 1 2 4 3 www. efficient integrated development of Indian Film Industry. 2006 D. When was the NFDC was incorporated? (a) 1975 (b) 1979 (c) 1982 (d) 1985 125.com/civilservices/current-affairs . http://upscportal. Rashtriya Aragya Nidhi was set up in which year to provide financial assistance to patients? (a) 1996 (b) 1997 (c) 1998 (d) 1999 115. Consider the following statements 1. D D Urdu 2. The Film Finance Corporation was set up in the year 1964.com Current Affairs 114.2 and 3 (b) only 1 (c) 1 and 2 (d) 2 and 3. Where is the National Academy of Medical Science situated? (a) New Delhi (b) Mumbai (c) Bhopal (d) Ahmedabad 116. 1995 C. The National Film Development Corporation Limited (NFDC) was formed by the Government of India with the primary objective of planning and promoting an organized. Consider the following statements. The Central Board of Film Certification set up under the cinematograph Act 1952. When was this corporation menged within the National Film Development Corporation Limited (NFDC)? (a) 1980 (b) 1982 (c) 1985 (d) 1989 126. India’s largest news agency press Trust of India began functioning on (a) 1 February 1949 (b) 1 February 195 (c) 1 July 1949 (d) 1 July 1956 121. In which city of India there is no regional office of Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC)? (a) Bangalore (b) Cuttack (c) Guwahati (d) Jaipur 124.com 120. It consists of a Chairperson and twenty five other non-official members. 117. The Board has its headquarts at Mumbay and nine regional offices. Jawaharlal Nehru National Urban Renewal Mission (JNNURM) launched on 3rd December 2005. The National Academy of Medical Sciences (NAMS) was established in 1961 as a nonofficial body of Bio-medical Scientists. DD Bharti 1. D D India 3. 2. Match the following List I List II A.upscportal. Which statement is not correct? (a) The film institute of India was setup by the Government of India in 1960 under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting. Which statement/statements is/are true? (a) 1.Downloaded from: http://www. 3. When a dedicated Indian sports channel of Doordarshan was launched? (a) 18th March 1999 (b) 25th April 1999 (c) 16th May 1998 (d) 16th May 1998 118.

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