Q. “Article 275” of Indian constitution often seen in news is related to?

[A] Grants from the Union to certain States

[B] Surcharge on certain duties and taxes for purposes of the Union

[C] Grants in lieu of export duty on jute and jute products

[D] Prior recommendation of President required to Bills affecting taxation in which States are interested

Answer: A

Explanation: Grants from the Union to certain States: — such sums as Parliament may by law provide shall be charged on the Consolidated Fund of India in each year as grants-in-aid of the revenues of such States as Parliament may determine to be in need of assistance, and different sums may be fixed for different States.

Source: Economic Survey 2022 – 23