Which among the following is / are correct statements with respect to the French East India Company?

Which among the following is / are correct statements with respect to the French East India Company?
1. It was a private concern
2. It was chartered by King Louis XIV
3. It was abolished immediately after French Revolution
Select the correct option from the codes given below:
[A]Only 1 & 2
[B]Only 2 & 3
[C]Only 1 & 3
[D]Only 2

Only 2
The first statement is not correct because the French East India Company was government backed concern while the English East India Company was a private concern. The second statement is correct. Third statement is not correct because French East India Company was abolished in 1769, two decades earlier than the French Revolution.

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