Which of the following schemes comes under Small saving schemes of Government of India?

  1. Kisan Vikas Patra
  2. National Saving Certificates 
  3. Sukanya Samridhi Yojna
  4. Public provident fund (PPF)

Select the correct option from codes given below:

Answer: [D] 1, 2, 3 & 4

Recently, Small Saving Schemes were in news when government decided to make a switch to market-linked rates for small savings schemes. This move of government is expected to help the economy move to a lower overall interest rate regime eventually and thereby help all, particularly low-income and salaried classes.

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