PMKK - GS questions based on daily current affairs

1)   Which of the following is/are true regarding Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendra (PMKK)?

1) One Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendra would be started in each district of the country.
2) It is a centre to train teachers of the various skill development programs.

a. Only 1
b. Only 2
c. Both 1 and 2
d. Neither 1 nor 2
Answer  Explanation 

ANSWER: Only 1

Ministry of Skill Development and Entrepreneurship (MSDE) has plans to open one Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendra (PMKK) each, in each district of the country creating opportunities of growth for the youth locally.

Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendras are iconic state-of-the-art skill development centres with modern infrastructure to facilitate skill trainings in the country.

PM launched an array of skill development initiatives for the youth of the country, including Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Kendras (PMKKs) and Drivers’ Training Institutes.

Ministry has decided to open up 100 Driver Training Institutes all across India soon. NSDC has signed a MoU with OLA cabs. OLA cabs need 1 lakh drivers and the ministry I planning to ensure that they provide trained drivers.