Q. With reference to National Human Right Commission (NHRC), consider the following statements:
1. It has the powers of criminal court and can grant interim relief.
2. Its recommendations are binding on the government.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
Statement 1 is incorrect: It has the powers of …………civil court and can grant interim relief. It also has the authority to recommend payment of compensation or damages.
Statement 2 is incorrect: NHRC can only make recommendations, without the power to enforce decisions.
Source: Indian Express