Consider the following statements about parliamentary privileges enjoyed by the houses and members of the Parliament:

  1. The courts are prohibited from inquiring the proceedings of a house or its committees.
  2. No member of parliament can be arrested during the session of Parliament in civil cases or under preventive detention

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [A] Only 1

Second statement is incorrect because members of parliament can be arrested under preventive detention during the session of Parliament. 

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