Consider the following statements about the Consultative Committees:
- The functioning of the consultative committees is monitored by the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs
- The minimum membership of a Consultative Committee is ten and the maximum membership is thirty
- The Consultative Committees get dissolved with dissolution of every Lok Sabha
Which of the above statements is/are correct?
Functioning of Consultative Committees of Members of Parliament for various ministries is one of the functions allocated to the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs under the Government of India. The Minister/ Minister of State in-charge of the Ministry concerned acts as the Chairman of the Consultative Committee attached to that Ministry. The minimum membership of a Consultative Committee is ten and the maximum membership is thirty. The Consultative Committee stands dissolved upon dissolution of every Lok Sabha and are re-constituted upon constitution of each Lok Sabha.
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