Consider the following statements about National Hydrology Project:

  1. It aims to provide real-time information to farmers about groundwater position to plan their cropping pattern
  2. The project is funded by the World Bank

  Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

National Hydrology Project (NHP) aims at providing real-time information on a dynamic basis to farmers about the groundwater position for them to accordingly plan their cropping pattern. It also intends to facilitate water resource management and ensure equitable use of water. The project is funded by the World Bank.

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