Q. Project Himank was sometimes seen in news. Which of the following statements is related to the project?

[A] It is a project of the Indian Navy to evacuate Indian citizens in South-East Asia during Covid-19 pandemic.

[B] It is an Indian Army project to reduce terrorism through soldiers-people collaboration.

[C] It is related to the construction and maintenance of roads and related infrastructure in Ladakh region.

[D] It is a project of Andhra Pradesh government to reduce Left Wing Extremism in vulnerable districts.

Answer: C
Notes:
  • Project Himank is a project of the Border Roads Organisation(BRO) in the Ladakh region of northernmost India that started in 1985. 
  • Under the project, BRO is responsible for the construction and maintenance of roads and related infrastructure in Ladakh along the Line of Actual Control(LAC). 

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