Consider the following statements:

  1. The number of Election Commissioners in the Election Commission is decided by the President
  2. The Chief Election Commissioner has more powers to other Election Commissioners in Election Commission

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [A] 1 Only

First statement is correct. Second statement is incorrect because the Chief Election Commissioner has equal powers to other Election Commissioners in Election Commission.

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