Q. With reference to “Executive Action Plan for the Early Warnings for All” initiative consider the following statements:
1.It has been prepared by the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD).
2.It has been set up with the aim to provide early warning system across the world to reduce the climate related disasters.
Select the correct statements using the codes given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: B

Explanation –

Statement 1 is incorrect. This initiative has been prepared by the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO).

Statement 2 is correct. It is a five-year programme to set up early warning systems across the world to save lives and minimize destruction from the growing number of climate disasters.

Source: ForumIAS