Consider the following statements about Nuclear Supplier Groups:

  1. The 2016 NSG meet was held in Argentina
  2. For India to become a member of NSG, it requires two-third majority among the existing members

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [D] Neither 1 nor 2

First statement is incorrect because South Korea holds the chair for the NSG-2016 meet. Second statement is incorrect because NSG membership requires absolute majority. At present, there are 48 member states in NSG.

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