Q. With reference to Muli Bamboo consider the following statements:
1.It is the largest fruit-producing bamboo.
2.It is native to Southern states of India.
3.They are responsible for rat flood in the growing region..
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

Statement 1: Muli Bamboo is the largest fruit-producing bamboo.

Statement 2: The statement is incorrect. Muli Bamboo is native to North-eastern states of India.

Statement 3:  It is tropical bamboo species responsible for ‘bamboo death,’ ‘rat floods’ and famines in northeast India.

Source: The Hindu