Consider the following statements about the “Pahal” scheme:

  1. It aims at direct benefit transfer for food subsidy to consumers.
  2. Aadhar card is mandatory to become a beneficiary of the scheme.

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [D] Neither 1 nor 2

First statement is wrong because the scheme is a direct benefit transfer scheme for LPG subsidy.Aadhar card is not mandatory to get benefit from the scheme.

This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module