Q. With reference to Athidhi Portal, consider the following statements:
1.It is a portal introduced by the central government with the purpose of protecting foreign visitors to India from potential scams or fraudulent activities.
2.A unique ID will be assigned upon registration on the portal, which will store the visiting history of foreigners in India.
Select the correct answer from the codes given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: D

Explanation –

Statements 1 and 2 are incorrect. Athidhi Portal has been launched by the Kerala government. It is a user-friendly web portal to expedite the registration for migrant workers in Kerala. The enrolling officer will examine the details entered in the portal and issue a unique ID to each worker. The portal will also ensure that they have social security,

Source: ForumIAS