General Knowledge Questions on PM Narendra Modi Schemes 2015-2016

Crackaninterview Presents the general knowledge questions on different schemes and projects that can be asked in all Bank exams and other competitive examinations launched by Our Prime minister Mr Narendra Modi in the year 2015 and 2016. We have hand picked this questions exclusively for students who prepare for upcoming exams in 2016. What we learn from previous IBPS exams and other bank exams there is a high probability on such questions asked. Also we advice you to go through India government website to get to know more on schemes launched by NDA government in the past years. We will also include the results of such schemes till 2016 to get in-depth knowledge.

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Government schemes Lunched on 2015

Smart City Mission

Questions

1, The launch date of Smart City Mission – June 25 2015

2, No of cities to be selected for this mission – 100 cities

3, Cities that have been selected so far – 98

4, Budget allocated for the scheme – 48000 Crores

5, The ministry undertaking this mission – Union ministry of urban development

6, First list of cities selected for this mission – 20 cities

7, The key person on selecting the cities – Mr Venkiah Naidu Minister of Urban Development

Please visit the following pages for the complete list of 98 Cities and the first list of 20 cities slected for Smart City Mission. Also You can read the key features of this Plan Here.




AMRUT

1, Full form of AMRUT – Atal Mission for Rejuvenation and Urban Transformation

2, Launched date – June 24 2015

3, The first state to submit the action plan for this scheme – Rajasthan

4, Target for water supply to per person – 135 litres per day

5, Other states which started implementing the scheme – Madhya Pradesh, Haryana, West Bengal, Andhra Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir and Maharashtra

6, The committee overlooking the funds – Apex Committee

Housing for All

Questions

1, Scheme Lunched on – September 15 2015

2, Target year to provide housing for all – 2022

3, Budget allocated for the scheme – 2 Lakh crore

4, Number of houses targetted on build under this project – 2 crore

5, Ownership of house funding by this project – The Female head of house or in Joint name of Male and female head of house.

6, The financial bank for this housing scheme – National Housing Bank (NHB)

7, Finance to be awarded from this project – 1 Lakh or 2.3 lakhs

Bharatmala

Questions

1, Project launched – April 2015

2, Key target of the project – To build a 5000 Km roadway connecting all coastal states

3, Budget alloted – 14000 Crores

4, Year targeted for completion of project – 2022

HRIDAY





1, Scheme paunched date – 21st January 2015

2, Full form – National Heritage City Development and Augmentation Yojana

3, Key feature – Development of Heritage cities

4, Budget allotted – 500 Crore

5, Places selected under this scheme – Ajmer, Amaravati,(Andhra Pradesh), Amritsar, Badami, Dwarka, Gaya, Kanchipuram, Mathura, Puri, Varanasi, Velankanni and Warangal.

6, Target date – March 2017

7, Committee overlooking the Scheme – National Advisory Committee, HRIDAY National Empowered committee

Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao Yojana

1, Launched on – 22nd January 2015

2, Social Media trend related with this scheme – #selfiewithdaughter

3, Key feature – Increase the girl child sex ratio and empowering women

4, Budget Alloted – 100 Crore

Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Gram Jyoti Yojana

1, Launched date – 25th July 2015

2, Key Feature – Uninterrupted supply power to rural India

3, Proposed investment for the project – 76000 Crores

4, Ministry overlooking the scheme – Ministry of Power

Domestic Efficient Lighting Programme

1, Launched on – July 2015

2, Key feature – Replacing incandescent bulbs with LED Bulbs

3, Target for the scheme – 6 Crore LED bulbs to be distributed

4, Institution implementing the project – Energy Efficiency Services Limited (EESL)

5, As on 7th Feb Number of lights distributed – 5 Crore 82 Lakhs

Pradhan Mantri Mudra Yojana

1, Launched on – 8th April 2015

2, Key Feature – Loans for small entrepreneurs in India

3, Loan amount – Shishu – Upto Fifty Thousand , kishore – Fifty thousand to five lakhs, Arjun – Five to Ten lakhs

4, Full form of MUDRA – Micro Units Development and Refinance Agency

5, Budget allotted in 2016- 1.22 lakh Crores

Pradhan Mantri Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana

1, Launched on – 9th May 2015

2, Key Feature – Life insurance to all citizens of India

3, Sum assured on death of the insured person – 2 Lakhs

4, Age limit for joining the scheme – 18 to 50

5, Yearly premium – 330 INR

Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana

1, Launched on – 9th May 2015

2, Key feature of the scheme – Accidental insurance to all People of India

3, Annual Premium – 12 INR

4, Sum Assured – 1 Lakh

5, Age Limit – 18 to 70

Soil Health Card Scheme

1, Launched on -17th February 2015

2, Key feature – To get the details of the soil quality and recommendation for fertilisers , other treatments to be needed by experts.

3, Target – Cards for 14 crore farmers

4, Target achieved so far – 34 Lakhs

5, Budget Allotted – 568 Crores

Sagar Mala project

1, Launch date of the project – 31st June 2015

2, Key Feature – Modernisation of Indian Ports

3, Budget Allotted – 70000 crores

4, Committee overlooking the project – National Sagarmala Apex Committee

Make In India

1, Campaign Launched on – 25th September 2014

2, Campaign designed by – Wieden+Kennedy

3, Key Feature – To Make India the top Investment destination in the world

Skill India

1,Launched on – 16th July 2015

2, Target – To train 40 crore youngsters on different skills by 2022

3, Partnered Nation – England

4, Ministry overlooking – Ministry of Human resource development

Startup India

1, Launched on – 16th January 2016

2, Key feature – Providing Loans and other support for start up business

3, Ministry supporting – Finance

4, Startup requirement – Should not be more than 5 years old and annual turnover less than 25 crores

5, Budget allotted – 10000 crore for funding

We hope this questions will help you to support your preparation on Upcoming exams in 2016. Please share in comments if any more questions to be included in this topic. Thank you.

 

 

 

 

 

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