Who was the First Attorney General of India

(A) C. K. Daphtary
(B) M. C. Setalvad
(C) S. V. Gupte
(D) K. K. Venugopal

Correct Answer : M. C. Setalvad
M. C. Setalvad was the first Attorney General of India. Attorney General for India is appointed by the President of India under Article 76(1) of the Constitution and holds office during the pleasure of the President. The Attorney General of India is referred to as the Indian government's chief legal advisor. He is the primary lawyer in the Supreme Court of India. He can be referred to be the lawyer from government's side. The 15th and present Attorney General is K. K. Venugopal. He was appointed by Pranab Mukherjee, the President of India at that time.
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