Q. With reference to PM DAKSH scheme consider the following statements:
1.It aims at skilling the eligible marginalized sections of the society.
2.National Backward Classes Finance & Development Corporation (NBCFDC) is one of the organizations to implement skill development training programmes under PM DAKSH scheme.
Select the correct statements using the codes given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: C

Explanation –

Statement 1 and 2 are correct. PM DAKSH scheme aims at skilling marginalized persons covering SCs, OBCs, EBCs, DNTs, Sanitation workers including waste pickers. The scheme is being implemented by three corporations – National Scheduled Castes Finance and Development Corporation (NSFDC), National Backward Classes Finance & Development Corporation (NBCFDC), National Safai Karamcharis Finance and Development Corporation (NSKFDC).

Source: PIB