MCQ on International Seabed Authority

Which of the following statements about International Seabed Authority is/are correct?
1. It is headquartered at New York.
2. It regulates and controls all mineral-related activities in the international seabed area.
3. It was established under the United Nations Convention on the Law of the Sea (UNCLOS).
4. India is a member of International Seabed Authority.
Choose the correct answer from the following codes:
A.
1 and 2 Only
B.
2, 3 and 4 Only
C.
1, 2 and 4 Only
D.
All the above
Explanation :
Headquarters of International Seabed Authority are located at Jamaica.
It regulates and controls all mineral-related activities in the international seabed area beyond the limits of national jurisdiction, an area underlying most of the world’s oceans.
Recently, India’s Exclusive Rights to Explore Poly-metallic Nodules from Central Indian Ocean Seabed Basin Extended by Five Years.

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