Which of the following States can nominate two women members to the Legislative Assembly?
A. Himachal Pradesh
B. Uttar Pradesh
C. Jammu and Kashmir
The nomenclature of the Executive Head of the Government of Jammu and Kashmir was changed from Sadar-i-Riyasat to Governor in 1965 by :
A. a Lok Sabha Resolution
B. the executive order of the Parliament
C. the 6th Amendment in the State Constitution of Jammu and Kashmir
D. the State Government under Article 371
Power, authority and responsibilities of Municipalities are listed in which one of the following Schedules of the Constitution of India ?
Where was the first Municipal Corporation in India set up ?
The Constitution (74th) Amendment Act, 1993 mentions of the :
A. Composition of the National Development Council
B. Functions of the State Finance Commission
C. Functions of the Kaveri Water Authority
D. The Municipalities
Provisions regarding Municipalities and Panchayats was made in the Indian Constitution in which year ?
A college student desires to get elected to the Municipal Council of his city. The validity of his nomination would depend on the important condition, among others, that:
A. he obtains permission from the Principal of his college
B. he is a member of a political party
C. his name figures in the Voter’s list
D. his files a declaration owing allegiance to the Constitution of India
A Committee appointed in 1977 to review working of the Panchayati Raj was chaired by—
A. Balwant Rai Mehta
B. Ashok Mehta
C. K. N. Katju
D. Jagjivan Ram
Which article of the Indian Constitution provides for the institution of Panchayati Raj ?
A. Article 36
B. Article 39
C. Article 40
D. Article 48
What was the reason for Gandhiji’s support to decentralization of power ?
A. Decentralization ensures more participation of the people into democracy
B. India had decentralization of power in the past
C. Decentralization was essential for the economic development of the country
D. Decentralization can prevent communalism
Which of the following is NOT a Panchayati Raj institution?
A. Gram Sabha
B. Gram Panchayat
C. Nyaya Panchayat
D. Gram Co-operative Society
Balwant Rai Mehta Committee suggested that the structure of Panchayati Raj should consist of :
A. the village, the block and the district levels
B. the Mandal and the district levels
C. the village, the district and the State levels
D. the village, the Mandal the district and the state levels
The implementation of Jawahar Rozgar Yojana rests with :
A. Gram Panchayat
B. District Collector
C. State Government
D. Union Government
When was the Panchayati Raj System introduced in India ?
Which of the following is a source of income of the Gram Panchayats ?
A. Income Tax
B. Sales Tax
C. Professional Tax
D. Levy duties
All day-to-day functions of the Panchayat in which of the following states are being operated on electronic system and are web-based ? (This is being done for the first time in India for a Panchayat.)
C. Andhra Pradesh
The Constitution of India mandates that the elections of the Panchayati Raj should be held regularly after a gap of:
A. 2 years
B. 3 years
C. 4 years
D. 5 years
The 73rd Amendment of the Indian Constitution deals with :
A. Panchayati Raj
B. Compulsory Primary Education
C. Nagar Palikas
D. Minimum age of marriage