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Correct Option is 7th Amendment Act of 1956

7th Constitutional Amendment Act of 1956 It inserted a new Article 350-B in Part XVII of the Constitution regarding a Special Officer for Linguistic Minorities. He is to be appointed by the President of India. (It was created in 1957). Commissioner falls under the Ministry of Minority Affairs. It would be the duty of the Special Officer to investigate all matters relating to the safeguards provided for linguistic minorities under the Constitution. He would report to the President upon those matters at such intervals as the President may direct. The President should place all such reports before each House of Parliament and send it to the governments of the states concerned. Hence Option (a) is correct.

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