Direction (Q. 1-3): Read the following information and the sentences given below it carefully and answer the questions.
The Govt of India is now planning to withdraw entire subsidy on LPG.
(A)The subsidy mainly benefits the middle class and not the real poor, who are the major part of the population on whom this additional subsidy may be passed on.
(B) Despite several long-term benefits, it may adversely affect common people, particularly in urban areas, as they will face much difficulty managing their household budget.
(C) Withdrawal of entire subsidy on LPG is necessary in present situation, otherwise our economy will go through a difficult phase and will not be able to withstand any further burden on it.
(D) In several rich countries like Europe, Govt provides more subsidy on LPG and other petroleum products than the subsidy on LPG provided by the Govt of India.
(E) Some well-known economists have suggested to find out some other way to reduce economic burden so that a reflexive decision can be taken without much affecting any section of the society.
Which of the statements (A), (B), (C), (D) and (E) would support the Govt's decision of withdrawing entire subsidy ?
Only (B) contradicts strongly as it emphasises the problem that may arise for the common people.
(D) is a weak contradiction as it gives example of European countries and we cannot follow their politices blindly because every country has its own atmosphere. culture and policies which might not be good for another country.
(E) neither support nor contradicts. It is simply a suggestion.
In a move that can provide some respite to ailing airline companies, the Govt is looking at allowing them to import jet fuel on their own.
Which of the following can be concluded from the above statement ?
A. Central Govt will lose a huge amount of money if jet fuel is imported.
B. Airline companies in the past have imported jet fuel.
C. Airline companies have been making a considerable profit in recent months.
D. The price of imported jet fuel is less than the price of jet fuel available in the market.
Answer & Explanation
Answer : Option
Clearly, it is the price differential that can lead to the respite.
India's economic growth has come at a terrible price of increased industrial and vehicular pollution.
If fhe above report is true, it is based on which of the following assumptions ?
(A) Pollution is a part of industrial society.
(B) India is an emerging economy and the most polluted country in the world.
(C) Indian economic growth is based on only industrial growth.
(D) Acountry desires economic growth with manageable side effects.
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