Q. With reference to Manthan Platform, consider the following statements;
1.The platform aims to promote collaboration between various health service providers.
2.The platform will facilitate knowledge transfers and interactions.
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: It is a platform to promote collaboration at scale between industry and the scientific research and development ecosystem to help meet India’s scientific missions and goals in alignment with the UN defined Sustainable Development Goals(SDG) charter.

Statement 2 is correct: The platform will facilitate knowledge transfers and interactions through information exchange sessions, exhibitions and events to develop a framework for future science, innovation, and technology-led growth.

Source: PIB