Consider the following statements about Krishna-Godavari (KG) Basin:
- KG-Basin is the largest river basin in India.
- The basin is home to Olive Ridley turtles.
- KG inland and offshore basins have good prospects of tight oil and tight gas reserves.
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
First statement is incorrect because the largest river basin in India is the Ganga-Brahmaputra-Meghna, with catchment area of about 11.0 lakh km2. Second and third are correct observations.
This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module