Indian Polity & Constitution MCQs

31. Who was the first Chief election commissioner of India ?
[A] KVK Sundaram
[B] SP Sen Verma
[C] Sukumar Sen
[D] Rajmannar

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32. The single citizenship has been introduced in the Indian constitution on the pattern of which of the following constitutions?
[A] Britan
[B] Canada
[C] Both 1 & 2
[D] USA

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33. Which among the following fundamental rights is available to Indian Citizens but not to aliens?
[A] Freedom of expression and speech
[B] Equality before Law
[C] Protection of life & liberty
[D] None of the above

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34. A persons when decides to make an application to acquire Citizenship of India by registration must have finished his living in India for ___?
[A] 3 years
[B] 5 years
[C] 7 years
[D] 10 years

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35. The Habeas Corpus Act of 1679 was drawn up during the reign of which of the following ?
[A] King Charles I
[B] King Charles II
[C] King William II
[D] King William III

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36. Who among the following said this? ” Directive principles of State Policy are like a cheque on a Bank payable at the convenience of the bank”?
[A] Pt. Jawahar Lal Nehru
[B] Prof. K T Shah
[C] Dr. B R Ambedkar
[D] KM Munshi

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37. Supreme court ruled that ” the fundamental rights and Directive Principles ” are in fact supplementary to each other and together constitute an integrated scheme”. This is known as which of the following ?
[A] Doctrine of Pith & Substance
[B] Doctrine of Colorable Legislation
[C] Doctrine of Colorable Executive
[D] Doctrine of Harmonization

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38. Civil cases, Criminal Cases and constitutional cases come under which of the following jurisdiction?
[A] Appellate Jurisdiction
[B] Advisory Jurisdiction
[C] Miscellaneous Powers
[D] None of the above

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39. The success of Bardoli Satyagraha gave rise to which one of the greatest leaders of the independence struggle?
[A] Mahatma Gandhi
[B] Sardar Patel
[C] Subhash Chandra Bose
[D] Rajaji

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40. The writ of mandamus is available for the purpose of which of the following?

  1. Enforcement of Fundamental Rights
  2. Compelling a court or Judicial tribunal to exercise its jurisdiction when it has refuse to exercise it
  3. Directing a public official or the Government not to enforce a law which is unconstitutional

Select the correct option from the codes given below:

[A] Only 1 & 2
[B] Only 2 & 3
[C] Only 1 & 3
[D] 1, 2 & 3

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