Recently, excavations have been made at Rakhigarhi which is one of the sites of Indus Valley Civilization. Which of the statement(s) about this site is/are Correct?
- Rakhigarhi has become the largest site of Indus Valley civilization.
- Rakhigarhiis situated in Karnal district of Haryana State.
- The site has been declared as one of the 10 endangered sites in Asia by the Global Heritage Fund.
Choose the correct option:
A. 1 and 2only
B. 2 and 3 only
C. 1 and 3only
D. All are correct
Statement-1: In 2014, some additional mounds were discovered at Rakhigarhi that has made this site the largest Indus Valley civilization site earlier it was Mohenjodaro. Hence the Statement-1 is Correct
Statement-2: The twin villages of Rakhi Shahpur and Rakhi Khas which are jointly known as Rakhigarhi village are situated in Narnaund sub-division of Hisar district in Haryana. Thus, statement-2 is In-Correct
Statement-3: In 2012, Rakhigarhi was declared as one of the ten endangered sites in Asia by the Global Heritage Fund. Thus, Statement 3 is Correct.
Since statements 1and 3are correct thus, correct answer is (C)