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Correct Option is Only 2

Statement 1 is correct - In 1862, Viceroy of India nominated Raja of Banaras, Maharaja of Patiala and Sir Dinkar Rao to Legislative Council as per the provisions of Council Act of 1861. Statement 2 is incorrect as the process of decentralization started through the Indian Councils Act, 1861 and along with that legislative powers of only Madras and Bombay were restored.

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