How many persons are required to form a Sec 8 company?

Minimum two persons are required to form a Sec 8 Company if it incorporated as a private limited company and minimum 7 persons are required if is incorporated as Public Company. Further a maximum number of up to 200 persons can be a member of a single Sec 8 Company if it is incorporated as public company and there is no maximum limit of members if it is incorporated as Public company.