Consider the following statements :
1. The first newsprint plant set up in India was at Nepanagar
2. The first modern steel plant in India was set up at Bhadrawathi
Which of these statements is / are correct?

A) 1 only

B) 2 only

C) Both 1 and 2

D) Neither 1 nor 2

Correct Answer:
A) 1 only

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