September 26, 2023

Indian Polity Quiz: Day 49

Which of the following statements in the context of the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) of India is not correct?
  • (A) It is authorized to audit Contingency Fund of India.
  • (B) CAG submits annual audit report to the President of India.
  • (C) CAG compiles and maintains accounts of both central and state governments.
  • (D) CAG is removed by the President on the same grounds and in the same manner as a Supreme Court judge
Consider the following statements with respect to Fundamental Duties:
1. Fundamental responsibilities are applicable to both citizens and Non-Citizens.
2. These duties are not enforceable by law.
3. The Fundamental Duties have been amended only once since their incorporation in the Constitution.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
  • (A) 2 only
  • (B) 3 only
  • (C) 1 and 2 only
  • (D) 2 and 3 only
Which of the following statement is correct regarding Lok Adalats?
  • (A) It has been given statutory status under the Legal Services Authorities Act, 1989.
  • (B) The award by the Lok Adalat is not binding and it is appealable.
  • (C) There is no strict application of procedural laws like the Civil Procedure Code and the Evidence Act while assessing the claim by Lok Adalat.
  • (D) None of the above
Consider the following statements regarding the office of Speaker in the Lok Sabha:
1. The date of the election of the Speaker is fixed by the Pro-tem Speaker.
2. The Speaker being a member of the ruling party vacates his office as soon as the Lok Sabha is dissolved.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 2 only
  • (C) Both 1 and 2
  • (D) Neither 1 nor 2
Consider the following statements. Which among them are true?
1. Article 75 provides information on the appointment and selection of Prime Minister
2. A person must always prove his majority in LokSabha before his appointment as Prime Minister by the President
3. A person who is not a member of LokSabha or RajyaSabha can be appointed as Prime Minister
Select the statement using the codes given below.
  • (A) Only 1 and 2
  • (B) Only 1 and 3
  • (C) Only 2 and 3
  • (D) Only 1
Which of the following officials take the Oath that has the following lines: “To preserve protect and defend the constitution”
1. President
2. Governor
3. Chief Justice of India
Select the correct statements using the codes given below:
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 1 and 2 only
  • (C) 1, 2 and 3
  • (D) None of the above.
Which of the following is not matched correctly?
  • (A) Constitution (64th Amendment) Act: 1990
  • (B) Constitution (69th Amendment) Act: 1992
  • (C) Constitution (100th Amendment) Act: 2015
  • (D) Constitution (45th Amendment) Act: 1985
Who of the following served as Chief Ministers in different states of India?
1.Janaki Ramachandran
2. Nandini Satpathy
3. Shashikala Kakodkar
4. Syeda Anwar Taimur
Select the correct answer using following codes
  • (A) 2 and 3
  • (B) 1 and 3
  • (C) 1 and 4
  • (D) All are correct
Who said that "The Constituent Assembly was a one party body in The Assembly was the Congress and the Congress was India"?
  • (A) Morris Jones
  • (B) Paul R. Brass
  • (C) Granville Austin
  • (D) Richard Sisson
Which of the following are recommendations of the L.M. Singhvi Committee?
l. Nyaya Panchayat should be created for a cluster of villages.
ll. Constitutional recognition for Panchayati Raj institutions.
Ill. Every state should establish a Panchayati Raj judicial tribunal
Code:
  • (A) Il & Ill
  • (B) I & Ill
  • (C) I & II
  • (D) All of above
Which of the following is true regarding the qualifications required for appointment of a person as a District Judge?
1. He should not already be in the service of the Central or the state government.
2. He should have been an advocate or a pleader for five years.
3. He should be recommended by the high court for appointment.
Select the correct answer using the codes given below:
  • (A) 1 and 2 only
  • (B) 2 and 3 only
  • (C) 1 and 3 only
  • (D) 1 and 3 only
With reference to the State Public Service Commission (SPSC), consider the following statements:
1. The Constitution does not specify the strength of the Commission but has left the matter to the discretion of the Governor.
2. The chairman and members of a SPSC are appointed and removed by the governor.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 2 only
  • (C) Both 1 and 2
  • (D) Neither 1 nor 2
Under which provision can the Speaker allow any member of the House to speak in his/her mother language?
  • (A) Article 110
  • (B) Article 122
  • (C) Article 120(1)
  • (D) Article 126
With reference to High Courts in India, consider the following statements:
1. Delhi and Puducherry are the only union territories with their own high court.
2. Both Tamil Nadu and Andaman Nicobar Islands come under the jurisdiction of Madras high court.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 2 only
  • (C) Both 1 and 2
  • (D) None of the above
Which of the following statements is/are incorrect?
1. Parliament can increase the area of any state but cannot reduce it.
2. A bill for the purpose of reorganization of states can be introduced only in the Lok Sabha.
Select the correct answer using the code given below:
  • (A) 1 only
  • (B) 2 only
  • (C) Both 1 and 2
  • (D) None of the above

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