Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the Lok Sabha have to vacate their offices if __:
1. The President is of the belief that the Speaker and Deputy Speaker of the Lok Sabha must vacate their offices
2. The Ruling party has lost the confidence in the House and now a new party has claimed to form Government in center
3. Lok Sabha is just dissolved
Select the correct option from the codes given below:

Answer: [D] None of them

The Speaker and Deputy speaker of the Lok Sabha remain in office as long as they are members of the house. If they cease to be member of the house they have to vacate their office. Immediately after dissolution of Lok Sabha , the speaker has not to resign till a new speaker is elected. So, all statements are incorrect. The first statement is incorrect because the post of speaker and deputy speaker is not under pleasure of the President.

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