Consider the following statements about Legislative Council of a State:

  1. The maximum strength of the Legislative Council of a State is fixed at one-third of the total strength of the Assembly
  2. One-third of its members retire on the expiration of every third year

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [A] 1 Only

Second statement is incorrect because one-third of its members retire on the expiration of every second year.

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