Indian Polity General Knowledge Questions
By which among the following amendments of constitution, Delhi was made the National Capital Territory?
Constitution (73rd Amendment) Act, 1992 makes provisions for a 3-tier system of Panchayati Raj for all the States having population of above__:
The Constitution (73rd Amendment) Act, 1992 makes the following salient provisions:
- To provide 3-tier system of Panchayati Raj for all the States having population of over 20 Lakhs.
- To hold Panchayat Elections regularly every 5 years.
- To provide reservation of seats for Scheduled Castes, Scheduled Tribes and Women (not less than 33%)
- To appoint State Finance Commission to make recommendations as regards the financial powers of the Panchayats.
- To constitute District Planning Committee to prepare draft development plan for the district as a whole.
Practically, the ‘real executive authority ‘ is vested in a state in ___:
[D]Council of Ministers
Council of Ministers
The Governor is the head of executive power of a state but real executive authority is vested in the Council of Ministers
For removal of a Governor from office, the President seeks advice from __:
[A]Council of Ministers
[C]Chief Minister of the concerned state
[D]None of them
None of them
The Governor is an agent of the President who holds the office during the pleasure of the President. So, to remove him / her from office, president does not need to seek advice from anybody.
Who among the following can remove the governor of a state from office?
The Part VI of constitution of India is not applicable to __:
[B]Jammu & Kashmir
Jammu & Kashmir
In which among the following cases, the Supreme Court of India propounded the theory of basic structure of the Constitution?
[A]Gopalan vs. State of Madras
The 52nd amendment to the constitution of India is most closely related to __:
[A]Extension of Reservations in Government Jobs
[B]Provision for special status to Tripura
[C]Provisions for increasing age of eligibility for voting
[D]Provisions against political defections
Provisions against political defections
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Which among the following are the three types of services envisaged in the Constitution of India?
[A]Navy Service, Air force Service and Army Service
[B]Civil Service, Military Service and Paramilitary Service
[C]All-India services, Central services and State services
[D]First Grade Service, Second Grade Service and Third Grade Services
All-India services, Central services and State services