Consider the following statements about Chief Information Commissioner:

  1. The Chief Information Commissioner holds office for a term of 5 years and is eligible for reappointment
  2. The Chief Information Commissioner is appointed by the President

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [B] 2 Only

First statement is incorrect because the Chief Information Commissioner holds the office for a term of 5 years and is not eligible for reappointment.

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