Consider the following authorities:
- The Export Inspection Council (EIC)
- The Central Wakf Council
- The Press Council of India
Which of the above is/are statutory body/bodies?
Export Council of India is a statutory body and is responsible for enforcement of quality control and compulsory inspection of exportable commodities. The Central Wakf Council is a statutory body. The wakf act was passed by the Parliament in 1995. The Press Council of India was set up in July 1966. It is a statutory and quasi-judicial body.
This question is a part of GKToday's Integrated IAS General Studies Module