Q. With reference to the Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY)- Urban consider the following statements:
1.It is being implemented by the Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.
2.It promotes women empowerment by providing the ownership of houses in the name of female or in joint name.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: B
Notes:

Statement 1: The statement is incorrect. Pradhan Mantri Awas Yojana (PMAY)- Urban is being implemented by Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs (MoHUA).

Statement 2: One if its features is to promotes women empowerment by providing the ownership of houses in the name of female or in joint name.

Source: The Hindu