Prelims 9005

Which of the following pairs is/are incorrectly matched?
1. Policy cut     –    Amount of demand reduced by specific amount
2. Token cut    –    Amount of demand reduced by Rs. 100
3. Economy cut    –    Amount of demand reduced by Rs. 1
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
A.
1 and 3 only
B.
2 only
C.
2 and 3 only
D.
1, 2 and 3
Explanation :
It asks for incorrectly matched pairs.
Policy cut motion – It represents the disapproval of the policy underlying the demand. It states that the amount of the demand be reduced to Re 1. The members can also advocate an alternative policy.
Economy cut motion – It represents the economy that can be affected in the proposed expenditure. It states that the amount of the demand be reduced by a specified amount.
Token cut motion – It ventilates a specific grievance that is within the sphere of responsibility of the Government of India. It states that the amount of the demand be reduced by Rs 100.