Q. With reference to Joint Parliament Committee , consider the following:
1. It is a permanent body.
2. It is set up to examine a bill presented before the Parliament, or for the purpose of investigating cases of financial irregularities in any government activity.
Which of the statements given above is/are incorrect?

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: B
Notes:

Statement 1 is incorrect: It is an ad-hoc body. It is set up for a given period of time and is aimed at addressing a specific issue. 

Statement 2 is correct: A Joint Parliamentary Committee (JPC) is set up to examine a particular bill presented before the Parliament, or for the purpose of investigating cases of financial irregularities in any government activity. 

Source: TOI