Civics

Which of the following is not true regarding the election of the President?


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The voting power of an elected member of State Legislative Assembly is determined by dividing the total population of the State by the total number of members of Vidhan Sabha and further dividing the quotient obtained by $$1000$$


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The President is elected by members of electoral College I.e.not elected directly by the people.
Every elected member if the legislative assembly of a state shall have as many votes as there are multiples of one thousand in the quotient obtained by dividing the population of the state by the total number of the elected members of the assembly. The nominated members of Parliament and state legislative assemblies do not form part of the electoral college.
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