Daily Current Affairs Questions: 17 August 2020
Question 1.Who was not the member of State reorganization commission constituted in 1953?
(a) H N Kunzru
(b) Fazal Ali
(c) K M Panikkar
(d) SK Dhar
Question 2.Which of the following statements is/ are correct with respect to the State reorganization commission?
- The Commission recommended that India’s state boundaries should be reorganized to form 16 states and 6 territories.
- Andhra Pradesh was the first state to be formed on the linguistic basis.
(a) Only 1
(b) Only 2
(c) Both 1 & 2
Question 3.S.K. Dhar Commission (1947) suggested the following criteria along with language for the reorganization of States:
Which of the following were its recommendations?
- Geographical contiguity
- Financial self-reliance
- Administrative viability
(a) Only 1
(b) 1 & 2
(c) 1 & 3
Question 4.Who was not a member of JVP Committee?
(a) JP Naraiyan
(b) Vallabh Bhai Patel
(c) Pattabhi Sitarammaiah
(d) Jawaharlal Nehru
Question 5.Which one of the following pairs is not correctly matched ?
New proposed states Related States
(a) Rayalaseema : Karnataka
(b) Kosal : Odisha
(c) Mithilanchal : Bihar
(d) Harit Pradesh : Uttar Pradesh