Consider the following statements:
1. Members of State Legislative Council are either nominated or indirectly elected
2. The number of members of State Legislative Councils depends on the size of the assembly
Which among the above statements is / are correct?

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

Unlike the members of the legislative assembly, the members of the legislative council are indirectly elected. The maximum strength of the council is fixed at one-third of the total strength of the assembly and the minimum strength is fixed at 40. It means that the size of the council depends on the size of the assembly of the concerned state

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