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Exam Ready Notes Indian Polity - 01

  • which state passed first the panchayti Raj Act  after 73rd constitutional  amendment Act in 1992   -  Karnataka
  • In which state was first non-congress government formed in
    Independent history of India - Kerala (By E M S Namboodiripad in1957)
  • The first leader of Opposition recognised by the Lok-sabha was - Y B Chavan
  • The provision of 'vote on account' has been mentioned in Article 116
  • Who was the first woman judge of Supreme Court - Fatima Biwi
  • Article 17 of the Constitution of  India lays down the provision of abolition
    of -Untouchability
  • In which Schedule to the constitution of India are the forms of oaths
    or affirmations enshrined  -Third Schedule
  • In Which part of the constitution is 'The Panchayat '  included -part IX
  • which article of the Constitution provides for the authoritative Text  of Constitution  of India in Hindi Language - Article 394-A
  • At Present the governor's salary stands at - Rs 110000 per month
  • the president of India can only ratify(that is ,cannot reject or return) -
    The Constitutional amendment bill
  • The pardoning power of the president includes -pardon,commutation,
    remission and reprieve
  • a person to be eligible for election as president should have
    completed the age of  -35 years
  • In the year 1990 ,by 65th constitutional amendment act ,
    which commission was established   - The National Commission for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes
  • The judiciary was separated from the Executive in the public service by
    - The criminal procedure code 1973
  • The Directive principle of state policy are also rights of an individual
    but are - Non-Justifiable in nature
  • Who Said "What is called Directive Principles of State Policy is another name for the instrument of instructions " ? -Dr B R Ambedkar
  • The First Lokpal Bill was introduced in parliament in -May 1968
  • The Need for a separate parliament committee on public
    undertaking was first visualized by - Krishna Menon Committee
  • The Governor of a state can nominate to the state legislative council
    - One Sixth of total number of the members
  • Money Bill can be introduced in the legislature only on the
    recommendation of -The governor
  • The Supreme Court of India was set - By Regulating Act 1773
  • The Constituent Assembly of India elected Dr Rajendra Prasad as its first president on- January 24,1950
  • The Constituent Assembly held its first meeting on -Dec 19,1946
  • The first elected parliament of India with two Houses came into being in -May 1952
  • The Book- 'The Indian Constitution -Cornerstone of a Nation' is written by
    - Granville Austin
  • The Constitution of India is neither rigid nor flexible but - a synthesis of both
  • Who said that Indian Constitution is Quasi-Federal- K C Wheare
  • Directive Principle of State Polity are enumerated in - Part IV of the Constitution of India
  • The chapter of 'Fundamental Duties ' was added by 42nd Constitutional Act of 1976 on the recommendation of - The Swarn Singh Committee (1976)
  • Right to Constitutional Remedies is enshrined in - Article 32 of Indian Constitution
  • The Constitution of India stands for a secular state meaning that it upholds that -There is no official religion of Indian State




































































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