Q. With reference to Mission Amrit Sarovar consider the following statements:
1.It is aimed at constructing 75 Sarovars in each district of the country.
2.The mission will play an important role in increasing the availability of water, both on surface and under-ground.
3.It will help in strengthen rural economy.
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: D
Notes:

Explanation – Mission Amrit Sarovar is aimed at constructing 75 Sarovars (ponds) in each district of the country. It will play an important role in increasing the availability of water, both on surface and under-ground. The rural economy will also be strengthened by the construction of multi-purpose Amrit Sarovars. It will enable fish farming, cultivation of Fox Nut in the lake and allow higher production of food grains due to an adequate irrigation system.

Source: PIB