19th November, 2016 (MAINS)

TODAYs ANSWER WRITING CHALLENGE FROM GS-II

Q1. ‘The exercise of executive clemency is not a privilege but is based on several principles, and discretion has to be exercised in public considerations.’ Analyse this statements in the context of the judicial powers of the President of India. [20marks/2011/GS-2] 250 words.

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