Current Affairs Question - 10 November 2020
National Polity & Governance
Pardoning Powers Of The Governor
Consider the following statements with reference to the pardoning power of the Governor:
- Article 161 deals with the Pardoning Power of the Governor.
- The Governor cannot Pardon a Death Sentence but the President can Pardon a Death Sentence.
- The Governor can only suspend, remit or commute a death sentence.
- The Governor can grant pardon, reprieve, respite, suspension, remission or commutation in respect to punishment or sentence by a court-martial.
Which of the statement(s) given above is/are correct? Choose the correct answer from the codes given below:
1, 2 and 3
2, 3 and 4
1, 3 and 4
1, 2, 3 and 4