Q. Consider the following statements:
1.Conjugal visits are not included in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.
2.Conjugal visits fall under the ambit of Article 21 of the India Constitution.
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
Notes:

Explanation –

Statement 1 is incorrect. International treaties such as the United Nations Standard Minimum Rules for the Treatment of Prisoners, the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights include conjugal visits.

Statement 2 is correct. Conjugal visits fall undern the ambit of Article 21 of the India Constitution. However, it is subjected to certain restrictions.

Source: ForumIAS