Civics

A person shall not be disqualified for being chosen as a member of either House of the Parliament, on which one of the following grounds?


ANSWER

He is a law breaker


SOLUTION
Under the Constitution, a person shall be disqualified for being elected as a member of Parliament under following conditions:
1) if he holds any office of profit under the Union or State Government;
2) if he is of unsound mind and stands so declared by a court;
3)if he is an undischarged insolvent;
4)if he is not a citizen of India or has voluntary acquired citizenship of a foreign state;
5)if he is so disqualified under any law made by the parliament.
Thus any person who is a law breaker or charged with any such allegations is free to contest election as this is necessarily not made any disqualification.
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