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Which of the following statements is/are correct?

1. The 102nd amendment gave Constitutional status to the National Commission for Backward Classes.

2. The 103rd amendment 10% Reservation for Economically Weaker Sections (EWS).

3. The 104th amendment for removing the reserved seats for the Anglo-Indian community in the Lok Sabha and state assemblies.

1. 1 and 2 Only
2. 2 and 3 Only
3. 1 and 3
4. 1, 2 and 3

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Correct Answer - Option 4 : 1, 2 and 3

The correct answer is 1, 2 and 3.

  • All the statement below are correct
    • The 102nd amendment gave Constitutional status to Constitutional status to the National Commission for Backward Classes.
    • The 103rd amendment 10% Reservation for Economically Weaker Sections (EWS).
    • The 104th amendment removed the reserved seats for the Anglo-Indian community in the Lok Sabha and state assemblies and extended the reservation of seats for SCs and STs in the Lok Sabha and states assemblies for the next 10 year.

  • Some of the important amendment
    • 42nd Amendment 1976
      • Added fundamental duties in Part IVA (Article 51A) based on Swaran Singh committee recommendation. 
      • Added part XIV A of tribunal services administration and other services (Article 323 A and Article 323 B).
      • Power of court of judicial review to be diminished.
      • It inserted the words Socialist, Secular, and Integrity in the preamble.
      • 42nd Amendment also called as Mini Constitution of India due to various changes
    • 61st Amendment in 1988
      • It decreased the Voting age from 21 to 18 for Lok Sabha and Legislative Assemblies elections.
      • Voting is a constitutional right under Article 326 of the Indian Constitution.
    • 69th Constitutional Amendment
      • Delhi was given the status of National Capital Territory and a seven-member council of ministers was established in Delhi (10% of seats of assembly). 
    • 86th Amendment in 2002
      • It included free and compulsory Right to Education as a Fundamental Right (Article 21) for children of 6 to 14 years.
      • Inserted fundamental duty Article 51A – “It shall be the duty of every citizen of India to educate their child between the age of six and fourteen years”.

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