Q. With reference to I Unique Land Parcel Identification Number (ULPIN) scheme, consider the following statements:
1. The land will be identified using traditional hard copy-based land documents.
2. Under the scheme, a 14-digit identification number will be issued to every plot of land in the country.
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 is incorrect: The identification will be based on the longitude and latitude of the land parcel, and is dependent on detailed surveys and geo-referenced cadastral maps. 
  • Statement 2 is correct: Under the scheme, a 14-digit identification number will be issued to every plot of land in the country. 

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