The legislative councils in bicameral states is sometimes called a “white elephant”. Consider the following statements with this reference:
1. The position of council is much weaker, powerless and insignificant
2. There is no federal significance of legislative councils
3. Its nature is similar to House of Lords in Britain in many respects
4. It functions merely as a dilatory chamber
Which among the above statements is / are correct?

Answer: [D] 1, 2, 3 & 4

All given statements are correct

This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module