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Correct Option is 1,4 and 5

Central Information Commission was established by the Central Government in 2005 under the provisions of the Right to Information Act (2005). Hence, it is a statutory body and not a constitutional body. The Commission consists of a Chief Information Commissioner and not more than ten Information Commissioners. They are appointed by the President on the recommendation of a committee consisting of the 1.Prime Minister as Chairperson 2.Leader of Opposition in the Lok Sabha 3. A Union Cabinet Minister nominated by the Prime Minister They should be persons of eminence in public life with wide knowledge and experience in law, science, and technology, social service, management, journalism, mass media, or administration and governance. Hence statements 1,4 and 5 are correct.

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