The Oilseeds Production Programme (OPP) was launched in

(A) 1986
(B) 1987
(C) 1988
(D) 1990

Correct Answer : 1986
Question Asked : SSC CGL Tier-I (Re-Exam-2013) 2014
Explanation : The Government of India started the Oil Seeds Production programme in 1986 to hamess the best of production, processing and management technologies to accelerate self reliance in oilseeds and vegetable oils. The programme was designed to supplement the efforts of the state governments to increase the production and productivity of groundnut, rapeseed/mustard, soybean, sunflower, Sesamum, castor, safflower, linseed and Niger grown in the states.
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