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The NRF was established based on the National Education Policy 2020.

The NRF aims to coordinate research efforts between researchers, government bodies, and industry.

The NRF will be funded entirely by the government's share of ₹50,000 crore for five years.

The NRF plans to provide research grants and support researchers in universities, excluding State universities.

How many statements given above are correct?

(a) Only one statement

(b) Only two statements

(c) Only three statements

(d) All four statements

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Answer: (b) Only two statements

Explanation:

Statement 1 is correct. The NRF was indeed established based on the National Education Policy 2020.

Statement 2 is correct. The main objective of the NRF is to coordinate research efforts between researchers, government bodies, and industry.

Statement 3 is incorrect. The NRF will operate with a budget of ₹50,000 crore for five years, with a 28% government share and 72% from the private sector.

Statement 4 is incorrect. The NRF aims to provide research grants and support researchers in universities, including State universities.

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