Indian Geography Questions (MCQs) for UPSC, State PCS & SSC Examinations

Q.  Consider the following statements:
1. Forests have a direct role in economic development
2. Privatization of forest land is one of the most viable protections against deforestation
3. One of the major reasons of deforestation is cash crop economy of third world
Which among the above is/ are correct statements?


a. Only 1 & 2
b. Only 2 & 3
c. Only 1 & 3
d. 1, 2 & 3


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