Q. With reference to Delimitation Commission consider the following statements:
1.It is appointed by the President of India and works in collaboration with the Election Commission of India.
2.The Constitutions has provided to establish a tribunal for resolving the dispute arising out of the orders of the Commission.
3.The Delimitation Commission is mandated to identify the seats to be reserved for Other backward Classes (OBCs) in every state.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

[A] 1 only

[B] 1 and 3 only

[C] 1 and 2 only

[D] 3 only

Answer: A
Notes:

Statement 1 is correct. Delimitation Commission is appointed by the President of India and works in collaboration with the Election Commission of India.

Statement 2 and 3 are incorrect. The Commission is a powerful and independent body whose orders cannot be challenged in any court of law. The Delimitation Commission is mandated to identify the seats to be reserved for SC and ST. The Constitution does not make similar reservation for other disadvantaged groups.

Source: The Indian Express