Consider the following statements in context with the 42nd amendment of Constitution of India?

  1. 42nd amendment gave the directive principles precedence over fundamental rights wherever there was a conflict, however the subsequent amendment revoked this provision
  2. The 42nd amendment act laid down certain fundamental duties, which had to be observed by all nationals and noncompliance with them was made punishable under the law 
  3. The 42nd amendment also prevented declaration of emergency on account of internal strife and empowered for declaration of emergency only if there is an armed rebellion 

Which among the above statements are correct?

[A] 1 only
[B] 1 & 2 only
[C] 2 & 3 only
[D] 2 only

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