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With which of the following is 'Operation Flood' related?
1. India’s mining industry
2. India’s dairy industry
3. India’s farming industry
4. India’s poultry industry

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Correct Answer - Option 2 : India’s dairy industry

The correct answer is India’s dairy industry.

  • Operation Flood launched in 1970.
  • It was a project of India's National Dairy Development Board (NDDB).
  • It was the world's biggest dairy development program.
  • In 30 years, it doubled milk available per person, and made dairy farming India's largest self-sustainable rural employment generator.
  • Verghese Kurien, the chairman and founder of Amul, was named the chairman of NDDB by the then Prime Minister of India Lal Bahadur Shastri.
    • He was known as the father of Operation flood.

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