Q. With reference to Action Plan on Antimicrobial Resistance 2021-2025, consider the following statements:
1. It calls for more AMR-related research and surveillance in the crop, aquaculture and environmental sectors.
1. The Action plan has been launched by the World Health Organization (WHO).
3. Antimicrobials include antibiotics, antivirals, antifungals and antiparasitics.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

[A] 1 and 2 only

[B] 2 and 3 only

[C] 1 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: C
  • Statement 1 and 3 are correct 
  • Statement 2 is incorrect: The action plan has been launched by FAO.