Consider the following statements about Steel Research & Technology Mission of India (SRTMI):

  1. It is a joint initiative taken by the Ministry of Steel, Government of India and Japan Iron and Steel Federation (JISF)
  2. SRTMI will be governed and administered by a Governing Body comprising the steel CEOs

   Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [B] 2 Only

First statement is incorrect because Steel Research & Technology Mission of India (SRTMI) is an initiative of Ministry of Steel to facilitate joint collaborative research projects in the iron & steel sector in India. Second statement is correct because SRTMI will be governed and administered by a Governing Body comprising the steel CEOs.

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