Q. With reference to the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) consider the following statements:
1.It is an international legal instrument that requires countries to eliminate discrimination against women and girls in all areas.
2.India is one of the nations to ratify the convention.
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
Notes:

Statement 1: It is an UN convention and an international legal instrument that requires countries to eliminate discrimination against women and girls in all areas.

Statement 2: India ratified CEDAW in 1993.

Source: The Hindu