The Command Area Development Programme was launched:

  1. as a centrally sponsored programme
  2. for the development of water-use efficiency

  Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

Both are correct satements
The programme was launched as a centrally sponsored programme to narrow the gap between major and minor irrigation potential.  

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