Consider the following statements about Pradhanmantri Gram Sinchai Yojana:

  1. The scheme is aimed at ‘Per Drop More Crop’
  2. Department of Agricultural Research and Education (DARE) will fund the scheme through Rural Infrastructure Development Fund (RIDF)

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [A] Only 1

Second statement is incorrect because the scheme will be funded by NABARD through Rural Infrastructure Development Fund (RIDF) set up in NABARD

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