Q. With reference to Prime Minister’s Employment Generation Programme (PMEGP) consider the following statements:
1.Its purpose is to facilitate generation of employment opportunities for unemployed youth across the country by assisting setting up of micro-enterprises in non-farm sector.
2.Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) is functioning as the nodal agency for the implementation of programme at the national level. 
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: C
Notes:

Statement 1 and 2 are correct. PMEGP aims at generation of employment opportunities for unemployed youth across the country by assisting setting up of micro-enterprises in non-farm sector. Khadi and Village Industries Commission (KVIC) functioning as the nodal agency for the implementation of programme at the national level.

Source: PIB