Consider the following statements:

  1. The declaration of national emergency under Article 352 is immune from judicial review
  2. During national emergency Parliament becomes empowered to make laws on any subject mentioned in the State List

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [B] 2 Only

First statement is incorrect because declaration of national emergency is subject to judicial review. Second statement is correct.

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