• Launched under the Aatmanirbhar Bharat Abhiyan, the Pradhan Mantri Formalisation of Micro food processing Enterprises (PM-FME) Scheme is a centrally sponsored scheme that aims to enhance the competitiveness of existing individual micro-enterprises in the unorganized segment of the food processing industry and promote formalization of the sector and provide support to Farmer Producer Organizations. Hence statements 1 and 2 are correct.
• Its objectives are:
o Increase in access to finance by micro food processing units,
o Increase in revenues of target enterprises,
o Enhanced compliance with food quality and safety standards,
o Strengthening capacities of support systems,
o Transition from the unorganized sector to the formal sector,
o Special focus on women entrepreneurs and Aspirational districts,
o Encourage Waste to Wealth activities and focus on minor forest produce in Tribal Districts. Hence statement 3 is correct.
Hence Option d is the correct choice.