Who among the following can be removed only in like manner and on the like grounds as a Judge of the Supreme Court?
1. Chief Election Commissioner
2. Attorney General of India
3. Comptroller and Auditor General of India
Choose the correct option from the codes given below:
Please note that as per article 76, The Attorney-General shall hold office during the pleasure of the President, and shall receive such remuneration as the President may determine. This means we need to eliminate this option. The condition mentioned in question are for two other posts given in question. Article 324 says “Provided that the Chief Election Commissioner shall not be removed from his office except in like manner and on the like grounds as a Judge of the Supreme Court and the conditions of service of the Chief Election Commissioner shall not be varied to his disadvantage after his appointment.
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