Consider the following statements:

  1. The Deputy Chairman of Rajya Sabha is elected from amongst the its members
  2. Nominated members of Rajya Sabha are entitled to vote in the election of the Vice-President of India 
  3. The Prime Minister nominates a minister who is member of Rajya Sabha as Leader of the House for Rajya Sabha

 Which of the above statements is/are correct?
 

Answer: [D] 1,2 and 3

All the given statements are correct
Leader of the House plays an important role in drawing up the programme of official business in the House.Normally, the Prime Minister nominates a minister who is a member of the Rajya Sabha as Leader of the House, but if the Prime Minister himself is a member of Rajya Sabha, he will act as the Leader of the House.
 

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