Current Affairs Questions on The Union Budget 2019-20

| Updated On September 6th, 2019 at 12:52 pm

Today, Nirmala Sitharaman the Finance Minister of India presented this years’ maiden budget of Narendra Modi 2.0 government in Lok Sabha. With this it’s time to analyse the Questions from Union Budget that are being asked in the General/Economy/Financial awareness section of almost all the examinations from the past couple of years. Keeping in mind the important highlights of the Union budget Adda247 has prepared a budget based current affairs quiz. So get cracking.

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Q1. How many houses have been sanctioned under the "PMAY-Urban Scheme" in Union budget 2019-20?
75 lakhs
81 lakhs
85 lakhs
70 lakhs
90 lakhs
Q2. ZBNF farming is a natural farming process which is neither chemical-loaded nor organic with its reliance on manure. What is the full form of "ZBNF"?
Zero Budget Neutral Farming
Zero Budget Natural Farming
Zero Budget National Farming
Zero Budget Neutration Farming
Zero Budget Neuclear Farming
Q3. How many toilets have been constructed till now under "Swachh Bharat Mission"?
10 crore
8.5 crore
9.6 crore
9.2 crore
11 crore
Q4. According to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitaraman, by which year every single rural family, except those who are unwilling to take the connection, will have electricity and clean cooking gas?
Q5. The Finance Minister has proposed ___________ lakhs crore investment for Railway infrastructure between 2018 and 2030 to unleash faster development, completion of tracks, passenger freight services?
Q6. Under which scheme the GoI will extend pension benefits to 3 crore retail traders and shopkeepers who have a revenue of less than Rs 1.5 crore?
PM Karam Yogi Maan Dhan scheme
PM Vaya Vandana Yojana
PM Suraksha Bima Yojana
Atal Pension Yojana
PM Jeevan Jyoti Bima Yojana
Q7. Which of the following programme is initiated and designed by Government of India to achieve the three cardinal principles of Education Policy viz., access, equity and quality?
Study Webs of Active Learning for Young Aspiring Minds programme(SWAYAM)
Rashtriya Uchchatar Shiksha Abhiyan
Scheme for Trans-disciplinary Research for India's Developing Economy (STRIDE)
Rashtriya Madhyamik Shiksha Abhiyan
Q8. How many LED bulbs have been distributed by GoI under the Ujala Yojana scheme?
40 crore
35 crore
25 crore
30 crore
50 crore
Q9. What is the duration of the phase-I of the Bharatmala project?
Q10. On which date Rashtriya Swachchta Kendra is to be inaugrated ?
2nd Oct 2019
15th Aug 2019
26th Jan 2020
21st june 2020
5th june 2020
Q11. How many villages are presently open defectation free?
4.4 lakhs
5.6 lakhs
7.2 lakhs
8.5 lakhs
9.7 lakhs
Q12. Who is the present "Union Jal Shakti Minister" of India?
Gajendra Singh Shekhawat
Ramesh Pokhriyal Nishank
Ramvilas Paswan
Smriti Irani
Amit Shah
Q13. Who is the first woman to become India's full time finance minister?
Indira Gandhi
sushri Mayawanti
Mamta Bannerjee
Nirmala sitaraman
Shushila Tiwari
Q14. What is the rank of India in the "Ease of doing business" as per the World Bank's Doing Business Report, 2019?
Q15. Who among the following has originally propagated the concept of zero budget natural farming (ZBNF)?
Subhash Palekar
M.S. Swaminathan
Norman Borlaug
Eli Whitney
Q16. How many rural indians have been made digitally literate by the GoI?
over 3 crore
over 4 crore
over 2 crore
over 5 crore
over 6 crore
Q17. Fiscal deficit has been brought down from 3.4% to _____?
Q18. Customs duty on gold and other precious metals has been increased from 10% to_______?
Q19.To discourage business payments in cash, how much % of TDS will be charged on cash withdrawals exceeding Rs.1 crore in a year from bank accounts?
Q20. Under which scheme 10 million youth will be provided industry-relevant skill training?
Kaushal Vikas Yojana
National Skill Development Corporation
The National Scheme of Apprenticeship Training
Skill india

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