Q. With reference to Safai Mitra Suraksha Challenge, consider the following:
1. It aims at prevention, control and abatement of environmental pollution in river.
2. It is launched by Ministry of Jal Shakti.
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: D

Statement 1 is incorrect: It aims to prevent ‘hazardous cleaning’ of sewers and septic tanks and promote their mechanized cleaning. 

Statement 2 is incorrect: Ministry of Housing and Urban Development has launched a week-long awareness campaign on Safai Mitra Suraksha Challenge (SSC). 

Source: Article