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1. Following are the characteristic features of the Ayushmaan Bharat’ programme:

i. Rs 1 lakh will be provided to families every year for secondary and tertiary healthcare.

ii. The initiative will cover 10 crore vulnerable and poor families-around 50 crore beneficiaries

iii. It is the world’s largest government-funded healthcare programme.

Which of the above facts is/are correct?

a) i & ii

b) ii and iii

c) i and iii

d) All of the above

e) None


2. Following are the facts about Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana (PMSBY):

i. It offers a 2-year accidental death and disability cover, which can be renewed after 2 years.

ii. The risk coverage available is Rs 1 lakh for accidental death and permanent total disability, and Rs 2 lakh for permanent partial disability.

iii. The premium payable is Rs 15 per annum per member and will be deducted from his bank account through an ‘auto debit’ facility in one instalment on or before June 1 every year

iv. The scheme is offered/administered through Public Sector General Insurance Companies (PSGICs) and other general insurance companies.

Which of the above facts is/are correct?

a) Only

b) Only ii

c) Only iii

d) Only iv

e) None


3. The National Health Protection Scheme, termed Modicare by Arun Jaitley, aims to offer health insurance per family per year up to-

a) 2 lakh

b) 2.5lakh

c) 4 lakh

d) 5 lakh

e) None


4. Following are the facts about Sukanya Samriddhi scheme:

i. A Sukanya Samriddhi account can be opened for a girl child till she attains the age of 10.

ii. The girl child should be an Indian resident throughout the term of the scheme.

iii. A minimum contribution of Rs. 1000 per account has to be deposited per year. A maximum of Rs.1, 50,000 per account can be deposited. There is no limit in the number of deposits in a financial year. The money can be deposited through cash, cheque or draft.

iv. The account can be closed only after the child turns 18.

Which of these is/are incorrect?

a) i, ii and iii

b) i, ii and iv

c) ii, iii and iv

d) None of the above


5. Following are facts about “PAHAL” scheme:

i. The scheme was formally launched as Direct Benefit Transfer Scheme for LPG subsidy in 2013 in 291 districts under the aegis of Union Ministry of Petroleum and natural gas

ii. Aadhar eard is mandatory to become a beneficiary of the scheme.

Which of these is/are correct?

a) Only i

b) Only ii

c) Both i and ii

d) None of the above


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