IYB 29 Youth affairs and sports

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Question Answer
According to National Youth Policy ‘youth’ is defined as persons in the agegroup of ?15-29 years
The National Young Leaders Programme is proposed as a what type of scheme ?Central Sector Scheme
What are the components of National Young Leaders Programme ?Neighbourhood Youth Parliament (NYP); Youth for Development Programme (YFDP); National Young Leaders Awards (NYLA); National Youth Advisory Council(NYAC); and National Youth Development Fund (NYDF)
Is Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD), Sriperumbudur, Tamil Nadu, is an ‘Institute of National Importance’?Yes
Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development (RGNIYD) is under the Ministry ofYouth Affairs and Sports, Government of India, by virtue of enactment ofRGNIYD Act, 2012
RGNIYD was set up in 1993 as a Society under the Societies Registration Act, 1975 and was conferred the status of ‘Deemed to be University’ under ‘De-novo’ category in 2008, by the Ministry of Human Resources Development
Punarjagaran (Rejuvenation) Programmeyear-long youth awakening programme
Punarjagaran (Rejuvenation) Programme started from ?4 corners of India, namely, Leh (J&K) in North, Okha (Gujarat) in West, Kanya Kumari (Tamil Nadu) in South and Roing (Arunachal Pradesh) in the North East
Punarjagaran (Rejuvenation) Programme will culminate at ?Mathura (UP), the birth place of Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya the birth centenary of Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya
Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Awards are given under which programme ?National Programme for Youth and Adolescent Development
Rajiv Gandhi Khel Abhiyan (RGKA), a centrally sponsored plan scheme was launched in 2014 in place of ?Panchayat Yuva Krida aur Khel Abhiyan (PYKKA)
Whata are to be constructed under Rajiv Gandhi Khel Abhiyan (RGKA) scheme ?Integrated sports complexes are to be constructed in every rural block panchayat of the country
Rajiv Gandhi Khel Ratna Awardhonouring sportspersons to enhance their general status and to give them greater dignity and place of honour in society
Arjuna AwardGood performance consistently for the previous four years at the international level with excellence for the year for which award is recommended
Dhyan Chand Awardfor Life Time Achievements - sportspersons who contribute to promotion of sports even after their retirement from active sporting career
Dronacharya AwardCoaches - who enabled sportspersons to achieve outstanding results in international competitions
Maulana Abul Kalam Azad TrophyThe top overallperforming university in the inter-university tournaments
Rashtriya Khel Protsahan PuruskarRecognizing the contribution made to sports development by entities other than sportspersons and coaches