Q. With reference to Central Ground Water Board (CGWB) consider the following statements:
1.It comes under the Ministry of Agriculture.
2.It is the National Apex agency entrusted with responsibilities of providing scientific and purpose for management exploration and monitoring of groundwater resources of the nation. 
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
Notes:

Statement 1: The statement is incorrect. Central Ground Water Board (CGWB) comes under the Ministry of Water Resources.

Statement 2: CGWB is the National Apex agency entrusted with responsibilities of providing scientific and purpose for management exploration and monitoring of groundwater resources of the nation.

Source: The Hindu