Which of the following is not a constitutional body but a statutory body?
Correct Answer : b ) Central Information CommissionExplanation :
The constitutional bodies are those bodies which find mention in the Indian Constitution like CAG (Article 148), Finance Commission (Article 280), Election Commission of India (Article 324), National Commission for SCs (Article 338), National Commission for STs (Article 338A), Union Public Service Commission (Article 314-323), etc.
Statutory bodies are those bodies that are established under the Act of Parliament like Central Information Commission established under the Right to Information Act, 2005, Competition Commission of India (CCI) established under the CCI Act, 2002, etc.
Hence, the correct answer is (b).
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