Q. With reference to PM-POSHAN scheme consider the following statements:
1.It aims at tackling malnutrition and providing cooked meals to children.
2.The entire cost of transporting and managing food grains is covered by the central government.
Select the correct statement using the codes given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: C
Notes:

Statement 1: PM-POSHAN scheme aims at tackling malnutrition and providing cooked meals to children.

Statement 2: The entire cost of transporting and managing food grains is covered by the central government but the cost of cooking and the cost of payments to cook is shared by the state in the ratio of 60:40.

Source: The Hindu