Consider the following statements about Compensatory Afforestation Fund Management and Planning Authority (CAMPA):

  1. Prime Minister is the chairman of the National CAMPA Advisory Council
  2. While the National CAMPA Fund will be under the control of Supreme Court, State CAMPA Fund in each State will be under the control of High Court

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [D] Neither 1 nor 2

First statement is incorrect because National CAMPA Advisory Council is chaired by Union Minister of Environment & Forests. Second statement is incorrect because the National CAMPA Fund will be under the control of the Central Government whereas State CAMPA Fund in each State will be under the control of the State Government.

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