Blue Flag Certification
Consider the following statements with reference to the Blue Flag Certification:
- The Blue Flag Programme was started in France in 1985 and has been implemented in Europe since 1987 and in areas outside Europe since 2001 when South Africa joined.
- Chandrabhaga beach located on the Konark coast of Odisha is the first beach in the country to receive Blue Flag Certification.
Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct?
Both 1 and 2
Neither 1 nor 2