Q. With reference to Indian Science Congress (ISC) consider the following statements:
1.It offers a platform for interaction of scientists with students and the general public on matters related to science.
2.The panelist of the ISC is selected by the Union Government.
3.The government provides annual grants for organizing ISC.
Which of the statements given above are correct?

[A] 1 and 2 only

[B] 2 and 3 only

[C] 1 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: C
Notes:

Explanation –

Statement 1 and 3 are correct. ISC offers a platform for interaction of scientists with students and the general public on matters related to science. The government provides annual grants for organizing ISC.

Statement 2 is incorrect. The panelist of the ISC is not selected by the Union Government.

Source: The Indian Express