Q. Consider the following statements:
1.Digital games can help in reducing the digital gender divide in India.
2.The tax revenue generated from digital gaming is very low in India..
Select the correct statements using the codes given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: A

Explanation –

Statement 1 is correct. In India, there are almost 450 million digital game users and a substantial number of them are women. Therefore, digital gaming also becomes a means for getting more women familiarised with the world of digital, thus reducing the gender divide in digital.

Statement 2 is incorrect. Digital gaming contributes to Rs 2,200 crore annually in indirect taxes and perhaps a similar amount in direct taxes.

Source: India Today