With reference to fish production in India, which among the following is / are correct statements?
1. India is the second largest fish producing nation in the world
2. In the total fish production marine sector has large contribution than inland sector
3. The scheme Blue revolution-Inland fisheries is being implemented to enhance fish production in the country.
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

Answer: [A] Only 1 & 3

India today is the second largest fish producing nation in the world. The total fish production during 2013-14 (provisional) is at 9.58 million tonnes (MT) with a contribution of 6.14 MT from inland sector and 3.44 MT from marine sector respectively. National Fisheries Development Board will implement “Blue Revolution –Inland Fisheries” which aims to enhance fish production in the Country. It has provision of Rs 50.00 crore during 2014-15.

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