Consider the following statements:
1.The salaries of both the high court and Supreme Court judges are charged from Consolidated Fund of India
2.The charged expenditure on consolidated fund of India cannot be voted or discussed in the house
Which among the above statements is / are correct?
Both the statements are incorrect. The salaries of high court judges are charged from Consolidated Funds of States while their pension comes from Consolidated Fund of India. Charged expenditure cannot be voted, but can be discussed.
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