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Q:

The Contingency Fund of India has been placed at the disposal of the 

A) Prime Minister B) President
C) Comptroller and Auditor-General D) Home Ministry

Answer:   B) President



Explanation:

The Contingency Fund of India was constituted in 1950, by an act of parliament (Article 267). The Fund has been placed at the disposal of the president, who can make advances out of the Fund to meet unforeseen expenditure. The expenses must be subsequently authorised by Union Parliament (Articles 115, 116) and recovered through additional, supplementary or excess grants.

Subject: Indian Politics
Q:

Which state government has launched 'People First' mobile application for grievance redressal ?

A) Uttar Pradesh B) Maharashtra
C) Gujarat D) Andhra Pradesh
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: D) Andhra Pradesh

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Who has become the first full time woman Defence Minister of India ?

A) Sushma Swaraj B) Nirmala Sitharaman
C) Uma Bharathi D) Smriti Irani
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Nirmala Sitharaman

Explanation:

Nirmala Sitharaman, who took oath as the new Cabinet member in september 2017 under Narendra Modi, has been given the Defence Ministry portfolio. Incidentally, she has become the first dedicated woman defence minister of India and only the second woman to hold the crucial ministry after Indira Gandhi. 

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The granting of fundamental rights to citizens aims at ensuring ?

A) Socialistic government B) Individual liberty
C) An Independent judiciary D) None of the above
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) Individual liberty

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Proclamation of Emergency under Article 352 has been done How many times ?

A) 4 B) 3
C) 2 D) 1
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: B) 3

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Who has been elected as 13th Vice President of India ?

A) M Venkaiah Naidu B) Gopalkrishna Gandhi
C) Hamid Ansari D) Ram Nath Kovind
 
Answer & Explanation Answer: A) M Venkaiah Naidu

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