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Which of the following statements is/are incorrect based on the information provided in the given passage?
The National Disaster Management Authority's proposed relief amount will be paid from the State Disaster Response Fund.
The challenge of addressing cases where the medical certification of cause of death does not recognize COVID-19 will be more difficult.
None of these
COVID-19 should be treated on par with other disasters such as cyclones, severe accidents, building collapses, and industrial mishaps.
In the event of severe catastrophes, the Prime Minister's National Relief Fund has sanctioned a sum of Rs 2 lakh for death and Rs 50,000 for serious injury.
Correct Option is None of these
Solution:None of the given statements is incorrect. Hence, option (c) is the right answer choice. For option (a): Refer to the fourth line of the second paragraph, “The relief amount proposed by the National Disaster Management Authority is to be paid out of the State Disaster Response Fund, which represents a dedicated facility to deal with notified disasters, including COVID-19; State authorities will create a people-friendly claims mechanism.” For option (b): Refer to the first line of the third paragraph, “More challenging will be the issue of resolving cases where the medical certification of cause of death has not acknowledged it as COVID-19.” For option (d) and (e): Refer to the fourth line of the third paragraph, “Also, the Centre must consider providing additional compensation in the future, treating COVID-19 on a par with other disasters such as cyclones, major accidents, building collapses and industrial mishaps, where the Prime Minister’s National Relief Fund has been sanctioning ₹2 lakh for death and ₹50,000 for serious injury.”
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