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53. Which of the following are the functions of the Indian Coast Guard(ICG)?

i) Protection of artificial islands

ii) Assistance to fishermen

iii) Control of marine pollution


  1. a) i and ii only

  2. b) iii only

  3. c) i and iii only

  4. d) All of the above


Solution

The correct option is D d) All of the above

53 Ans D

Explanation: Indian Coast Guard

• Indian Coast Guard (ICG) came into being as an independent service on August 19, 1978 under the Coast Guard Act,1978.

• The duties and functions are:

a) Safety and protection of artificial islands and offshore terminals, installations and devices in maritime zones.

b) Protection and assistance to fisher-men at sea while in distress.

c) Preservation and protection of marine environment; prevention and control of marine pollution;

d) Assistance to customs and other authorities in anti-smuggling operations

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