Q. Which one of the following statements best describes the purpose of the Motion of Thanks in the Parliament?

[A] Formally approve all government policies mentioned in the President address.

[B] Provide a platform for members of Parliament to express gratitude to the President.

[C] Initiate a debate on the government agenda and key issues facing the nation.

[D] Offer Parliament an opportunity to amend the Constitution.

Answer: C
Notes:

Explanation – The Motion of Thanks is a special motion in the Parliament of India that follows the President’s address to both Houses at the beginning of the first session each year and the first session after each general election. The primary purpose of the Motion of Thanks is to initiate a comprehensive debate on the address delivered by the President, which outlines the government’s agenda and key issues facing the nation.

Source: AIR

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