Q. With reference to DMH-11 (GM Mustard) consider the following statements:
1.It was developed with the aim of reducing India’s demand for edible oil imports.
2.It has been created through transgenic technology that involves barnase and barstar gene system.
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: C
Notes:

Statement 1: GM Mustard was developed with the aim of reducing India’s demand for edible oil imports.

Statement 2: It has been created through transgenic technology that involves barnase and barstar gene system.

Source: The Indian Express