SSC Indian Polity and Civics Sample Paper NCERT Sample Paper-6

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    Which of the following statements is wrong?

    A)  The President of India appoints the Chief Justice and Judges of the Supreme Court.

    B)  The President of India can consult the Supreme Court on any question of law or fact.

    C)  The President of India can remove the judges of Supreme Court on grounds of misbehaviour.

    D)  The President of India can grant pardon, reprieve and respite to person awarded punishment.

    Correct Answer: C

    Solution :

    [c] A judge of the Supreme Court can be removed under the Constitution only on grounds of proven misconduct or incapacity and by an order of the President of India, after a notice signed by at least 100 members of the Lok Sabha (House of the People) or 50 members of the Rajya Sabha (Council of the States) is passed by a two-third majority in each House of the Parliament.

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