Q. With reference to National Social Assistance Programme (NSAP) consider the following statements:
1.It aims to provide financial assistance to the elderly, widows and persons with disabilities in the form of social pensions.
2.The programme is being implemented in rural areas as well as urban areas.
3.The progarmme is in line with the Article 41 of the DPSP.
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 –

Statement 1, 2 and 3 are correct. NSAP aims to provide financial assistance to the elderly, widows and persons with disabilities in the form of social pensions. The programme is being implemented in rural areas as well as urban areas. It is in line with the Article 41 of the DPSP.

Source: ForumIAS