Q. Consider the following statements::
1.Article 2 of the Constitution of India provides for the renaming of a state.
2.The procedure of renaming the state can be initiated by either in the Parliament or in the State Legislature.
Select the correct statements using the codes given below:

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: B

Explanation –

Statement 1 is incorrect. Article 3 of the Constitution of India provides for the renaming of a state.

Statement 2 is correct. The procedure of renaming the state can be initiated by either in the Parliament or in the State Legislature.

Source: ForumIAS