Consider the following statements about President’s rule:

  1. Resolution for approval of President’s rule requires special majority in the Parliament
  2. President can revoke the proclamation of President’s rule at his discretion

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [B] 2 Only

First statement is incorrect because resolution for approval of President’s rule can be passed by simple majority in the Parliament. Second statement is correct because President can revoke the proclamation at any time by subsequent proclamation without parliamentary approval.

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