Q. With reference to Apricot, consider the following statements;
1.Ladakh is the biggest apricot producer in the country.
2.Apricot is cultivated throughout the Tropic regions of the world and it is not suited in the Mediterranean and temperate regions.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

[A] 1 only

[B] .2 only

[C] .Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: A

Statement 1 is correct: Ladakh is the biggest apricot producer in the country with a production that constitutes nearly 62 percent share in total.

Statement 2 is incorrect: It is cultivated throughout the temperate regions of the world, especially in the Mediterranean.

Source: ForumIAS