Q. Consider the following statements:
1.The UN has declared 2023 as the International Year of Millets (IYoM).
2.India is the largest producer of millet in the world
3.Millets have a high carbon footprint..
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: A
Notes:

Statement 1: The UN has declared 2023 as the International Year of Millets (IYoM).

Statement 2: India is the largest producer of millet in the world.

Statement 3: The statement is incorrect. Millets help in mitigating climate change as it has a low carbon footprint.

Source: PIB