Ayussh Sanghi is teaching live on Unacademy Plus
Day 5 Polity UPSC Prelims 2019
Topics to be covered/revised Historical Background of the Indian Constitution - Various attempts (Nehru report etc) Governance Acts 1909, 1919, 1935 - Important provisions taken from them How Government of India Act 1935 helped shape the Indian Constitution Composition and role of the Constituent Assembly
Topics to be covered/revised Sources of Indian Constitution (USA, UK, Ireland, Canada etc) Important Features, Schedules of the Constitution The Preamble - Importance and utility, Key words like Sovereignty, Socialist, Secular, Justice etc. and how they are interpreted, Part of Basic structure Union & its Territory - Article 1, Article 2, Article 3 and Article 4 how article 2 is different from Article 3?
Topics to be covered/revised Parliament's power to reorganize States (R Citizenship - Modes of Acquisition and termination of citizenship Citizenship Amendment Bill 2018 Difference between a PIO, NRI, OCI, Merger of PIO & OCI Read about various initiatives/schemes related to PIO and NRI enaming, Restructuring)
Important point to note The questions from Polity section are a mix of CA with core concepts The proportion of statie questions has also seen increase in recent years (Especially in 2017 & 2018) Focus should be on Current affairs and how it is linked to static portions of Polity so that conceptual mistakes don't happen