Consider the following statements regarding the Quorum in the houses of the Parliament of India :

  1. Quorum is the minimum number of members required to be present in the house before it can transact any business.
  2. It is 1/10th of the total number of members in each house excluding the presiding officer.

Which of the Statement(s) given above is/are correct?

[A] Only 1
[B] Only 2
[C] Both 1 and 2
[D] Neither 1 nor 2

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