With reference to the advisory jurisdiction of the Supreme Court, which among the following statements is / are correct?
1. If the President seeks advice on some matter from the Supreme Court, the Supreme Court is bound to tender such advice
2. The advice of the supreme court if rendered, is not binding on the president
Choose the correct option from the codes given below:

Answer: [B] Only 2 is correct

Supreme Court is not bound to tender advice in all matters. On some matters, such as those involving some pre-constitution treaty, agreements etc. Supreme Court is bound to do so. Advice tendered by the Supreme Court is not binding upon the President or government.

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