With reference to the term “Union” with respect to India, consider the following statements:
1. India is an indestructible union of destructible states
2. The members of Union are states as well as Union Territories
3. States cannot take direct loan from foreign countries
Which among the above statements is / are correct?

Answer: [C] Only 1 & 3

By virtue of Article 1(1), India is a Union of states. For rest of two statements, please go thru the following snippet.

Figure 1: Universal’s Guide to the Constitution of India- By Rajesh Kumar Page-6

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