Q. With reference to the Pradhan Mantri Adi Adarsh Gram Yojna (PMAAGY) consider the following statements:
1.Its aim is to mitigate gaps and provide basic infrastructure in villages with the significant tribal populations.
2.It has launched by the Ministry of Panchayati Raj.
3.The objective of this scheme is to achieve integrated socio-economic development of selected villages through a convergence approach.
Which of the statements given above are correct?

[A] 1 and 2 only

[B] 2 and 3 only

[C] 1 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: C
Notes:

Explanation –

Statement 1 and 3 are correct. PMAAGY’s aim is to mitigate gaps and provide basic infrastructure in villages with the significant tribal populations. The objective of this scheme is to achieve integrated socio-economic development of selected villages through a convergence approach.

Statement 2 is incorrect. It has been launched by the Ministry of Tribal Affairs.

Source: ForumIAS