Q. Consider the following statements:
1.The Keshavananda Bharti case did not provide the exhaustive list of the basic structure doctrine.
2.Powers and limitations of the three organs of the state has been defined in the 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: C
Notes:

Explanation –

Statement 1 and 2 are correct. The features of basic structure doctrine given in Keshavananda Bharti case is not exhaustive but it is only illustrative; meaning what comprises the basic structure is interpreted by the court depending on the different judgements and with the time. Keshavananda Bharti case do not provide exhaustive list of the basic structure. Powers and limitations of the three organs of the state (legislature, executive and judiciary) has been defined in the Constitution.

Source: LiveLaw