Equity Fund is Different from Mutual Fund?

Dear Sir,

Greetings of the day!

Please guide me with regard to investment in equity fund and I have 1 question in this regard.

1. Is equity fund is different from mutual fund or they are same?

Also let me know any other investment plans with higher returns.

Equity funds are a kind of mutual fund. There are many kinds of mutual funds - equity funds, debt funds, hybrid funds, liquid funds etc.