Q. Arth Ganga scheme was recently seen in the news, in this regard, which of the following statements is/are correct:
1.It will involve Zero Budget Natural Farming on either side of the river Ganga.
2.Its objectives are effective abatement of pollution, conservation and rejuvenation of National River Ganga.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] . 2 only

[C] Both `1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: A
Notes:

Statement 1: Arth Ganga focuses on the sustainable development of the Ganga and its surrounding areas, by focusing on economic activities related to the river. Under Arth Ganga, the government is working on six verticals. The first is Zero Budget Natural Farming, which involves chemical-free farming on 10 km on either side of the river, and the promotion of cow dung as fertiliser through the GOBARdhan scheme.

Statement 2: The statement is incorrect. Effective abatement of pollution, conservation and rejuvenation of National River Ganga are the objectives of Namami Ganga Progarmme.

Source: https://indianexpress.com/article/explained/arth-ganga-govts-new-model-rivers-sustainable-development-8111967/