Q. With reference to Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons (TPNW) consider the following statements:
1.It is a UN sponsored treaty which prohibit states from participating in any nuclear weapons-related activities.
2.India is not a signatory of this treaty.
3.It is the first legally binding international agreement that prohibits the use of nuclear weapons.
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: D
Notes:

Statement 1: It is a UN sponsored treaty that contains provisions which prohibit states from participating in any nuclear weapons-related activities.

Statement 2: India is not a signatory of this treaty.

Statement 3: It is the first legally binding international agreement that prohibits the use of nuclear weapons.

Source: The Indian Express