Q. With reference to Good Samaritan Law, consider the following statements:
1.Under this law, protection will be provided to individuals who voluntary disclose their black money.
2.It is launched by Ministry of Finance.
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: D

Statement 1 is incorrect: A Good Samaritan is a person who voluntarily comes forward to administer emergency care to a person injured in an accident, or crash, or emergency medical condition, or emergency situation. He does this help without expecting anything, financial or otherwise, in return. Good Samaritan Law protects Good Samaritans from harassment on the actions being taken by them to save the life of the road accident victims.

Statement 2 is incorrect: It is under Union Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH)

Source: PIB