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[1] What is the website of Swachch Bharat Mission?

[3] Which of the following programme is going to re-launch as Swachh Bharat Mission?
A. Total Sanitation Campaign
B. Ek kadam swachta Ki Aur
C. Nirmal Bharat Mission
D. None

[4] Which ministry initiated the Swachch Bharat Mission?
A. Ministry of Environment and forest
B. Ministry of Urban Development Housing
C. Ministry of Urban development
D. Ministry of Drinking water and Sanitation

[5] Who is the inspiration behind the concept of SBM?
A. Mahatma Gandhi
B. Jawaharlal Nehru
C. Sardar Patel
D. Morarji Desai

[7] Which award is given by the Indian Government to cities and villages for cleanliness?
A. Swach Puraskar
B. Swachhta Puraskar
C. Clean Region Award
D. Nirmal Puraskar

[8] ___________ is the campaign started by the government of India for making India a clean and green country.
A. Swachh Bharat Abhiyan
B. Swachhta Abhiyan
C. Total saniatation campaaign
D. Nirmalata Abhiyan

[9] What is the full form of SBM?
A. Swachh Bharat Mission
B. Swastha Baharat Mission
C. Safal Baharat Mission
D. Sashakta Baharat Mission

[10] What is the full Form of MoDWS?
A. Ministry of Drainage Water and Sewage
B. Ministry of Drinking Water and Sanitation
C. Minister of Drinking Water and Sanitation
D. None of the above

[11] How much amount is allocated by the Centre for the SBM (Urban)?
A. 12,000 crore
B. 14623 crore
C. 15000 crore

[12] How much amount has been allocated for solid waste management under SBM (U)?
A. Rs.7,366crore
B. Rs.7,500crore
C. Rs.8000 crore

[13] Swachh Bharat Abhiyan was launched on the occasion the birth anniversary of a famous Indian leader. Who was it?
A. Mahatma Gandhi
B. Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose
C. Sardar Patel

[14] Swachh Bharat Abhiyan was launched on the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi’s birth
anniversary. Which one was it?
A. 100th
B. 125th
C. 145th

[15] The Indian government has made building toilets a priority and has pledged that every household will have a toilet by which year?
A. 2017
B. 2019
C. 2021

[16] What is the tag-line of ‘Swachh Bharat Abhiyan’?
A. Sabka Kadam Swachhata Ki Ore
B. Ek kadam swachhata ki ore
C. Har ek kadam Swachhata Ki Ore

[17] Who composed the audio track ‘Swachh Bharat kaIradaKarliya hum ne’ which is specially prepared for ‘Swachh Bharat Mission’
A. Mohit Chauhan
B. Mika
C. Prasoon Joshi

[18] The Union Minister of Rural Development and Drinking Water and Sanitation, announced that a certain amount of money would be given to every village in the country per annum to achieve the goal of clean India by 2nd October 2019. What is that amount?
A. Rs. 10 lakh
B. Rs. 20 lakh
C. Rs. 30 lakh

[19] Which Industry consortium has announced that it would mobilize its members to build 10,000 toilets across the country by 2015-16?

[20] Prime Minister of India, Shri. NarendraModi while launching ‘Swachh Bharat Mission’ asked people to donate a minimum how many hours every year for cleanliness?
A. 50
B. 100
C. 150

[21] Who launched the ‘Swachh Bharat-Swachh Vidyalaya’ campaign involving schools where cleanliness drives will be conducted?
A. Sushma Swaraj
B. Maneka Gandhi
C. Smriti Irani

[22] Who designed the logo of ‘Swachh Bharat Abhiyan’?
A. Anant from Maharashtra
B. BhagyashreeSheth from Gujarat
C. Ravinder from Punjab

[23] Who gave the tagline for ‘Swachh Bharat Abhiyan’?
A. Anant from Maharashtra
B. Bhagyashree Sheth from Gujarat
C. Ravinder from Punjab

[24] The ‘Swachh Bharat Abhiyan’ logo portrays the glasses of which Indian national leader?
A. Subhash Chandra Bose
B. B.R. Ambedkar
C. Mahatma Gandhi

[25] Which is the twitter hashtag used for ‘Swachh Bharat Mission’?
A. #MyIncredibleIndia
B. #MySmartIndia
C. #MyCleanIndia

[26] Which mission did the Union Minister of Women and Child Development, Smt. Maneka Sanjay Gandhi launch on 14th Nov, 2014 in New Delhi?
A. Nari Swachhta Mission
B. Garib Swachhta Mission
C. National Bal Swachhta Mission

[27] When will the ‘Bal Swachhta Week’ be celebrated every year?
A. 15th – 20thAugust
B. 14th Nov – 19thNov
C. 2nd – 7thOctober

[28] Who are responsible to keep neighbourhoods clean?
A. Municipal corporation
B. Citizens and NGOs
C. Municipal corporation, Citizens and NGOs

[29] When did the Central Rural Sanitation Programme (CRSP) begin?
A. 1980
B. 1986
C. 2000

[30] What is the full form of ISWM?
A. Integrated Solid Waste Management
B. Integrated Sanitation Waste Management
C. Internal Sick Waste management

[31] What is the full form of SLF?
A. Sanitary Leaflets
B. Sanitary Landfills
C. Sanitary Load

[32] What is the full form of ODF?
A. Open Defecation Free
B. Open Dumping Fee
C. Out Dumping Fee

[33] During the inauguration of the SBM, Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi, used a broom and shovel to clean the ground of the a colony in Delhi. What is the name of that colony?
A. Valmiki Sadan
B. Katputli Colony
C. Savda Ghevra

[34] During the inauguration of the SBM, Prime Minister Mr. Narendra Modi, used a broom and shovel to clean the ground of the Valmiki colony in Delhi. Valmiki Colony is a
A. a Dalit colony
B. a bus stop
C. a temple

[35] Swachh Bharat Abhiyan is a Clean India drive and Mission launched as a national campaign by the Indian Government in order to cover
A. 5056 statutory towns
B. 4041 statutory towns
C. 3400 statutory towns

[36] SBM is the biggest cleanliness drive ever in India when approximately a huge number of government employees including students from schools and colleges took part in the cleanliness activities. What is the approximate number of those people?
A. 1 million
B. 2 million
C. 3 million

[37] The Swachh Bharat Swachh Vidyalaya campaign has the objectives of cleanliness in schools. This programme is run by the Union Ministry of
A. Human Resource Development
B. Home Affairs
C. Urban Development

[38] Who are “Swachhata Doots”?
A. General public
B. Foot soldiers on sanitation

[39] Which Ministry initiated the Swachh Bharat Mission (Gramin)?
A. Ministry of Drinking water and sanitation
B. Ministry of Rural development
C. Ministry of Urban Development

[40] On which date does India observe the World Toilet Day?
A. 19th November
B. 25th July
C. 15th September

[41] Who committed to improve sanitation and ensure that every Indian household has access to toilets in the country?
A. Home Minister Rajnath Singh
B. New Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal
C. Prime Minister Narendra Modi

[42] How much is the approximate unit costs for a school toilet?
A. Rs 15000 to 25000
B. Rs 25000 to 30000
C. Rs 35000 to 54000

[43] How much is the approximate unit cost for anganwadi toilets?
A. Rs. 4000 to 5000
B. Rs. 5000 to 8000
C. Rs. 8000 to 20000

[44] How much is the approximate unit cost for Community sanitary complexes?
A. Rs. 50000 to 100000
B. Rs. 100000 to 200000
C. Rs. 200000 to 600000

[45] How much is the funds proposed for sanitation investment in rural areas by the National Government?
A. Rs.1 lakh crore
B. Rs.25 akh crore
C. Rs. 50 lakh crore

[46] How much funds for sanitation are proposed for investment in Urban areas by the National Government?
A. Rs.10000 crore
B. Rs. 25000 crore
C. Rs. 50000crore

[47] How many sanitation workers were regularized for implementation of the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan?
A. 1500
B. 3636
C. 4545

[48] Who has rightly asked that if India can reach Mars, why it can’t have clean streets?
A. Digvjay Singh
B. Narendra Modi
C. Lalu Prashad Yadav

[49] Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the Swachh Bharat Abhiyan from which venue in Delhi on August 15?
A. Red fort
B. India Gate
C. Parliament

[50] On October 2014, who instructed Delhi Police Commissioner BS Bassi to ensure that all police stations and other complexes are cleaned within a week?
A. Finance Minister Arun Jaitley
B. Home Minister Rajnath Singh
C. External Affair Minister Sushma Swaraj

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