Q. Consider the following pairs:
Index                                                                                                                       Published by
1. Data governance Quality Index                                                                  The Praja Foundation
2. Public affairs Index                                                                                    The Public Affairs Centre
3. Urban governance Index                                                                        NITI Aayog
How many pairs given above are correctly matched?

[A] Only One

[B] Only Two

[C] All Three

[D] None

Answer: A

Exp) Option a is the correct answer

Pair 1 is incorrect: Data Governance Quality Index (DGQI) survey was conducted by Development Monitoring and Evaluation Office (DMEO), Niti Aayog to assess different Ministries/Departments’ performance on the implementation of Central Sector Schemes (CS) and Centrally Sponsored Schemes (CSS).

Pair 2 is correct: The Public Affairs Centre (PAC), Not-forProfit Organization (NPO) based in Bengaluru (Karnataka), releases the Public Affairs Index (PAI) annually. The index measures the quality of the governance of India states at the subnational level. It uses a Composite Index (CI) to rank Indian states and Union Territories.

Pair 3 is incorrect: The Praja Foundation released the Urban Governance Index.