Assistant Facts on India

Facts about India – 08

251.Who is known as Father of Indian Budget?



252.Who was the Prime Minister of  India when Prime Minister’s Rozgar Yojana (PMRY) was started?

P.V.Narasimha Rao


253.Who gave the slogan “Garibi Hatao”(Eradicate Poverty)?

Indira Gandhi


254.The Balwant Rai Mehta Committee was appointed by :

National Development Council


255.Which body compiles the national income of India?

Central Statistical Organisation


256.The first Five year Plan was started in:



257.The major emphasis of Third Five Year Plan was-

Making India self-reliant


258.During which Five Year Plan, the Twenty Point Programme (TPP) was launched by Indira Gandhi?



259.The first Asian country to start Community Development Project:



260.What is functioned in Phiroze Jeejeebhoy Towers?

Bombay Stock Exchange


261.The originator of Human Development Index:

Mahbub ul Haq


262.The Indian capital market is under the control of:



263.The acronym SEBI stands for:

Securities and Exchange Board of India


264.The monetary policy in India is formulated by:

Reserve Bank of India


265.The return on debentures is called:



266.The south Indian city which is the hub of automobile industry:



267.Which nation is considered to be the originator of the concept of microfinance?



268.Bombay Mutual Life Assurance Society was founded in:



269.Green Revolution in India is also known as:

Seed, fertilizer and  irrigation revolution


270.The first jute mill in India was established in 1854 at Rishra near…



271.The industry which laid the foundation of industrialisation in India:

Cotton textiles


272.The main competitor for Indian jute industry is:



273.Who is known as the father of Indian industry:

Jamshedji Tata


274.The second largest agriculture-based industry in India:



275.The head office of United India Insurance Company Limited is at: