Consider the following statements about the Charter Act, 1753:

  1. The Act made the provision for the post of Governor General of India
  2. The Act re-established the Mayors Court

  Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [B] 2 Only

First statement is incorrect because the Charter Act of 1773 made the provision for the post of Governor General of India. Second statement is correct because the Act Re-established the Mayor’s Court.

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