April 24, 2024
Consider the following statements:
1. The Uttarakhand government has constituted a six-member committee to prepare the draft rules for the Uniform Civil Code (UCC).
2. Government of India and Asian Development Bank signed a $200 million loan to address the flood and erosion risk along with the main stream of Brahmaputra river in the state of Tripura.
3. The Government has said subsidies under the second phase of FAME Scheme will be eligible for e-vehicles sold till March 31, 2024, or till the time funds are made available.
Which of the above statements is/are incorrect?
  • (A) 1 & 2 only
  • (B) 2 & 3 only
  • (C) 1 & 3 only
  • (D) 1, 2 & 3
Consider the following statements:
1. The Uttarakhand Uniform Civil Code (UCC) committee will be headed by retired IAS officer Shatrughan Singh.
2. The Asian Development Bank (ADB) was founded in 1966 with the primary mission of fostering growth and cooperation among countries in the Asia-Pacific Region.
3. The Ministry of Heavy Industries has announced that the outlay of the Faster Adoption and Manufacturing of Electric Vehicles in India (FAME-II) programme has been enhanced from Rs 10,000 crore to Rs 11,500 crore
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
  • (A) 1 & 2 only
  • (B) 2 & 3 only
  • (C) 1 & 3 only
  • (D) 1, 2 & 3
Consider the following statements:
1. Uttarakhand is governed by a UCC (Portuguese Civil Code), the Assembly did not pass any law.
2. The code was retained after its liberation in 1961. ADB’s five largest shareholders are Japan and the United States (each with 15.6% of total shares), the People’s Republic of China (6.4%), India (6.3%), and Australia (5.8%).
3. The Phase-I of FAME Scheme was initially launched for a period of 2 years, commencing from 1st April 2018, which was subsequently extended up to 31st March 2019.
Which of the above statements is/are incorrect?
  • (A) 1 & 2 only
  • (B) 2 & 3 only
  • (C) 1 & 3 only
  • (D) 1, 2 & 3
Consider the following statements regarding Mission LiFE (Lifestyle for Environment)
1. It is designed with the objective to mobilize at least one billion Indians and other global citizens to take individual and collective action for protecting and conserving the environment.
2. The Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change is the nodal Ministry for the coordination and implementation of the mission.
Which of the above statements is/ are correct?
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 2 only
  • (C) Both 1 and 2
  • (D) Neither 1 nor 2
Consider the following statements:
1. The 1st BIMSTEC Aquatics Championships was held at Delhi’s Dr. Syama Prasad Mookerjee Swimming Pool Complex from 6th February to 9th February 2024.
2. India finished atop the BIMSTEC Aquatics Championships 2024 medal tally with 58 medals at the end of the tournament.
3. The hosts won 11 gold, 16 silver, and a bronze medal from the men's events, while clinching eight gold, 11 silver, and seven bronze medals from the women's events.
4. Bangladesh finished second in the medal tally with 40 medals, including 16 gold, nine silver, and 15 bronze medals.
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
  • (A) 1 & 2 only
  • (B) 1 & 3 only
  • (C) 3 & 4 only
  • (D) 2 & 4 only
Consider the following statements regarding the SWATI Portal:
1. The database of the SWATI Portal will serve in policy-making to address the challenges of Gender-gap.
2. The Portal is a complete interactive database and the first of its kind in India which is developed, hosted, and maintained by the National Institute of Plant Genome Research (NIPGR), Jaipur.
Which of the above statements is/ are correct?
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 2 only
  • (C) Both 1 and 2
  • (D) Neither 1 nor 2
Consider the following statements
1. The World Defence Show (WDS) 2024, was held in New Delhi, India.
2. Squadron Leader Bhawana Kanth, Colonel Ponung Doming and Lieutenant Commander Annu Prakash represented the Armed Forces in the various seminars of the WDS 2024 especially in the International Women in Defence themed events.
Which of the above statements is/ are correct?
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 2 only
  • (C) Both 1 and 2
  • (D) Neither 1 nor 2
Tata Trusts has launched India’s first state-of-the-art Small Animal Hospital to save the lives of pets and strengthen the bond between pet parents and veterinarians in which city?
  • (A) Varanasi
  • (B) New Delhi
  • (C) Bhubaneswar
  • (D) Mumbai
The 7th Indian Ocean Conference was held in which country?
  • (A) Australia
  • (B) India
  • (C) France
  • (D) China
The International Day of Women and Girls in Science is celebrated every year on which day?
  • (A) 11 February
  • (B) 12 February
  • (C) 08 February
  • (D) 09 February
The National Deworming Day is celebrated every year on which day?
  • (A) 11 February
  • (B) 12 February
  • (C) 10 February
  • (D) 09 February

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