UPHJS2016
Pre. Exam

18. The Legislative Council of a State should not exceed of the total number of members in the Legislative Assembly of that State :
(a) 1/2 (b) 1/3
(c) 1/4 (d) 1/5

Answer and Notes Answer is B


Sandeep : According to Article 171 of the Constitution of India the total number of members in the Legislative Council of a State shall not exceed 1/3 of the total number of members in the Legislative Assembly of that State but the total number of members shall in no case be less than 40.