The Vernacular press act:
1. was passed during the times of Lord Lytton
2. empowered the magistrate to deposit a security, which could be confiscated if the printer violated the Bond
3. was repealed during times of Lord Ripon
Which among the above is / are correct statements?

Answer: [D] 1, 2 & 3

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