Consider the following statements about the Central Vigilance Commission (CVC):

  1. It is a statutory body
  2. Its Chairperson is appointed by the Prime Minister
  3. The Chairperson and members hold the office for a term of four years or until they attain the age of sixty five years, whichever is earlier

Which of the above statements is/are correct?

Answer: [B] 1 & 3 Only

Second statement is incorrect because Chairperson is appointed by the President. First and Third statements are correct.

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