Consider the following statements about Lucknow pact:

  1. The Congress accepted the Muslim League demand for separate electorates and system of weightage
  2. The Pact demanded that no bill related to a community should be passed if the bill is opposed by three fourth of the members of the community

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [C] Both 1 & 2

Both are correct statements
The congress accepted the provision of separate electorate. Both the parties demanded the British government to increase the number of members in the Imperial Legislative Council to 150 and strength of provincial legislative council to be increased to 75 with four-fifth of the member to be elected.

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