Q. Consider the following statements :
1. St. Francis Xavier was one of the founding members of the Jesuit Order.
2. St. Francis Xavier died in Goa and a church is dedicated to him there.
3. The Feast of St. Francis Xavier is celebrated in Goa each year.
Which of the statements given above are correct?

[A] 1 and 2 only

[B] 2 and 3 only

[C] 1 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: D

Why this Question) ASI begin restoration of St Francis Xaviers 400-year-old casket in Goa. 

Ans) c 

Exp) Option c is correct 

Statement 1 is correct. St. Francis Xavier was one of the founders of the Jesuit order. He was a Spanish saint. 

Statement 2 is incorrect. He died on the island ofSancian(now Shang-chuan Tao, off the Chinese coast)  while trying to gain entrance to China , which was then closed to foreigners. 

Statement 3 is correct. Every year the feast of St. Francis Xavier is celebrated in Goa on 3rd of December. 

Source)  https://indianexpress.com/article/cities/goa/asi-to-begin-restoration-of-st-francis-xaviers-casket-in-goa-7098607/ 

Subject) History