Legislature

Which one of the following is the largest Committee of the Parliament?

  1. The Committee on Public Accounts
  2. The Committee on Public Undertakings
  3. The Committee on Petitions
  4. The Committee on Estimates

Answer

The Committee on Estimates consists of 30 members who are elected by the Lok Sabha every year from among its members.

The Committee on Public Accounts consists of 15 members elected by the Lok Sabha and 7 members of the Rajya Sabha are associated with it. Similarly, the Committee on Public Undertakings consists of 15 members elected by the Lok Sabha and 7 members of Rajya Sabha are associated with it.

The Committee on Petitions consists of 15 members nominated by the Speaker.

The correct option is D.