Q. With reference to Kamdhenu Deepawali 2021 campaign, consider the following statements:
1.It will provide financial benefits to the green cracker industries.
2.This scheme is launched by Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry & Dairying.
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

Statement 1 is incorrect: Kamdhenu Deepawali campaign is to make cows to be economically useful by proper economical use of Cow Dung and Cow Urine too along with its Milk, Curd, Ghee. The campaign was launched to manufacture and market more than 100 Crore Cow dung-based products, such as Deepak lamps and Laxmi-Ganesh Idols.

Statement 2 is correct: Ministry of Fisheries, Animal Husbandry & Dairying has launched a Kamdhenu Deepawali campaign to promote Cow Entrepreneurship and Cow based Panchgavya products.

Source: Kamdhenu Deepawali 2021 campaign launched