Article 72 Of The Constitution
Consider the following statements:
- Under the Article 72, the President of India can grant a pardon or reduce the sentence of a convicted person, particularly in cases involving capital punishment.
- The President can grant pardon in all cases where the sentence given is sentence of death but pardoning power of Governor does not extend to death sentence cases.
- The pardoning power of the President is absolute.
Choose the correct answer from the codes given below:
1 and 3
2 and 3
1, 2 and 3