Which of the following is the core objective(s) of the National Waterways Bill, 2015?

  1. To move the subject of inland shipping and waterways from Concurrent List to Union List
  2. To propose new National Waterways

Select the correct option from the codes given below:

Answer: [B] 2 Only

National Waterway Bill, 2015 was tabled in Lok Sabha by Minister of Shipping, Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari on 5 May 2015. The bill proposes to merge 5 existing acts which have declared the 5 National Waterways and proposes 101 additional National Waterways

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