Q. Consider the following statements with respect to Slender loris:
1.They are arboreal and spend most of their life on trees.
2.They have been listed in Schedule II of the Wildlife (Protection) Act of India, 1972.
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: Slender loris are nocturnal animals and native to India and Sri Lanka. They are arboreal and spend most of their life on trees.

Statement 2: The statement is incorrect. They have been listed in Schedule I of the Wildlife (Protection) Act of India, 1972 and listed as endangered by the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN).

Source: Hindustan Times