Consider the following statements:

  1. During national emergency, President can suspend the enforcement of all fundamental rights guaranteed by the Constitution
  2. Any action taken by the executive during emergency is not liable to be challenged in any court even after expiration of emergency

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [B] 2 Only

First statement is incorrect because even during national emergency President cannot suspend the right to move to Court for the enforcement of fundamental rights guaranteed by Articles 20 to 21. Second statement is correct.

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