Q. With reference to Bureau of Police Research and Development (BPRD), consider the following statements:
1. It is a statutory body.
2. It was established with the prime objective of modernization of police force.
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: B
  • Statement 1 is incorrect: BPRD is not a statutory body. It was established via a resolution, not by an Act.  
  • Statement 2 is correct: Primary objective behind establishing BPRD was modernization the police force.