GK Question- 47
Consider the following statements about Constituent Assembly of India:
1. It was set up as a result of negotiations between the Indian Leaders and Cripps Mission
2. Its members were directly elected
3. It worked as India’s parliament till the first election were carried out
Which among the above statements is/ are correct?
[B]Only 2 & 3
[D]None of them
Explanation: Constituent Assembly was set up as a result of negotiations between the leaders of Indian independence movement and members of the British Cabinet Mission. The constituent assembly was elected indirectly by the members of the Provincial legislative assembly, that existed under the British Raj. It first met on December 9, 1946 in Delhi. On August 15, 1947, India became an independent nation, and the Constituent Assembly also started functioning as India’s Parliament.