Consider the following statements about GST Council:

  1. Finance Minister from each state will be member of the Council
  2. Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of NITI Aayog will be the ex-officio Secretary to the GST Council

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [A] 1 Only

First statement is correct. Second statement is incorrect because Revenue Secretary will be the ex-officio Secretary to the GST Council.

This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module