Consider the following statements:
1. In the first tenure as President of India, Dr. Rajendra Prasad was nominated and not elected
2. The first election for president of India had held only in 1952
Which among the above statements is/ are correct?
The First statement is not correct because Dr. Rajendra Prasad was elected by the “Constituent Assembly” as sessions of parliament began in 1952.
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