Consider the following statements with respect to Forest Rights Act 2006:

  1. The act provides for diversion of forest land for public utility facilities with the recommendation of Gram Sabhas.
  2. The act provides mechanism for marketing of Minor Forest Produce (MFP) through Minimum Support Price (MSP).

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

Both are correct statements

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