Q. Consider the following statements regarding reports of National commission for Scheduled Castes:
1.The commission presents an annual report to the president.
2.The President places all such reports before the Parliament, along with a memorandum explaining the action taken.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: C
Notes:

Explanation: The National commission for Scheduled Castes presents an annual report to the president. It can also submit a report as and when it thinks necessary.

  • The President places all such reports before the Parliament, along with a memorandum explaining the action taken on the recommendations made by the Commission.
  • The memorandum should also contain the reasons for the non-acceptance of any of such recommendations.

Source: Laxmikanth’s Polity