(GIST OF YOJANA) Practice MCQs November-2021



Practice MCQs

Q.1) Which of the following statements with respect to Gram Panchayat Development Plan (GPDP) are true?

1) The GPDP will be an intensive and structured exercise for planning at Gram Sabha level through convergence between Panchayati Raj institutions and concerned departments of the State.
2) In view of the large scale of the campaign, a special social media campaign has been launched to ensure its outreach to the community. This will consist of information about the Panchayats and about the Gram Panchayat Development Plan.
3) Special efforts have been made to ensure maximum participation of vulnerable sections of society like SC/ST/Women etc

a) 1 and 2 only
b) 2 and 3 only
c) 1 and 3 only
d) All of the above

Answer: D

Q.2) Consider the following statements.

  1. Balwant Rai Mehta Committee was appointed in 1957.
  2. Ashok Mehta Committee was set up in 1977.
  3. L.M. Singhvi Committee was set up in 1986.
  4. G.V.K. Rao committee was set up in 1989.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

  1. 1, 2 and 3 only
  2. 1, 2 and 4 only
  3. 1, 3 and 4 only
  4. All of the above

Answer: A

Q.3) Which among the following initiatives ensures good governance?

1. 73rd and 74th Constitutional Amendments
2. Central Vigilance Commission
3. Right to Information Act

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

a) 1 and 2 only
b) 2 and 3 only
c) 1 and 3 only
d) All of the above

Answer: D

Q.4) Which of the following is not correct regarding the Social Audit rules for Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act (MGNREGA)?

(a) Social audit of the works has to be undertaken in every Gram Panchayat at least once in six months.
(b) A summary of the social audits across states shall be submitted by the Central Government to the Comptroller and Auditor General of India
(c) A Social Audit Unit will be set up by the State Government to facilitate conduct of social audit by Gram Sabhas.
(d) None of the above

Answer: C

Q.5) Consider the following statements:

1. The provisions of 73rd Amendment Act shall be made applicable to any union territory on the directives given by the President.
2. The Governor of the state may extend the provisions of Part IX to the scheduled areas and tribal areas subject to such exceptions and modifications as he/she may specify.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

(a) Neither 1 nor 2
(b) Both 1 and 2
(c) 1 only
(d) 2 only

Answer: C



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