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- At present only …………… states have a bicameral legislature
5.None of theseAnswer – 1.7
At present only 7 states have a bicameral legislature – Bihar, J& K, Karnataka, Maharashtra, UP, Telangana and AP
- Legislative council is otherwise called as …………………
4.All of these
5.None of theseAnswer – 3.Upper House
The Vidhan Parishad (or Legislative Council) is the upper house in those states of India that have a bicameral legislature. As of 2014, seven (out of twenty-nine) states have a Legislative Council: Andhra Pradesh, Bihar, Jammu and Kashmir, Karnataka, Maharashtra, Telangana, and Uttar Pradesh
- How many Zonal Councils are there in India originally ?
5.None of theseAnswer – 2.5
In India, at present, there are 6 Zonal Council. Originally five councils were created as per the States Reorganization Act 1956.They are Northern Zonal Council, Central Zonal Council ,Eastern Zonal Council,Western Zonal Council and Southern Zonal Council
- Community Development Programme was started in ……………….
5.None of theseAnswer – 4.1952
The community development programme was launched on a pilot basis in 1952 to provide for a substantial increase in the country’s agricultural programme, and for improvements in systems of communication, in rural health and hygiene, and in rural education and also to initiate and direct a process of integrated culture change aimed at transforming the social and economic life of villagers
- For the first time which state is adopted the 3 level structure of Panchayati raj ?
1.J & K
5.None of theseAnswer – 3.Rajasthan
The panchayat raj system was first adopted by the state of Rajsthan in Nagaur district on 2nd Oct 1959. The second state was Andhra Pradesh, while Maharashtra was the Ninth state. This system was adopted by state governments during the 1950s and 60s, as laws were passed to establish panchayats in various states.
- An Electronic voting machines were first used in ………………………………….
5.None of theseAnswer – 1.Kerala
In 1980, M. B. Haneefa invented the first Indian voting machine.Electronic voting machines were first used in Kerala
- The Panchayats which were formed after 1977 are known as ……………..
1.Second Generation Panchayats
2.First Generation Panchayats
3.Sixth Generation Panchayats
4.Third Generation Panchayats
5.None of theseAnswer – 1.Second Generation Panchayats
Those panchayats which were formed after 1977, are known as Second Generation Panchayats.
- The Supreme Court and High Court use the English language as per ……………………..
5.None of theseAnswer – 2.Article 348
Article 348 states that all proceedings in the Supreme Court and all theHigh Court shall be done in English.
- For appointment as a judge to the high court should have been an advocate of a High Court for at least ………………….
5.None of theseAnswer – 4.10 years
He should be a citizen of India.He should have been (I) a judge for 10 years of Subordinate court under the Judicial Service of the State or (ii) an Advocate for 10 years in a High Courts in India
- Lower House is also known as ……………………….
5.None of theseAnswer – 3.Vidhan Sabha
The Vidhan Sabha or the Legislative Assembly is the lower house or the sole house of the state legislature in the different States of India.[ The same name is also used for the lower house of the legislatures for two of the Union Territories, Delhi and Puducherry