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Amit Baghel
UPSC 2018 mains; Doing 'The Hindu Newspaper Analysis' since June,2017. YouTube- Gurukul Prime.

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  1. TOP 500 POLITY &GOVERNANCE MCQS FOR UPSC 2018 PRELIMS MCQ 21-25 AMIT BAGHEL


  2. About me . Computer science graduate from JIT,Noido Gearchirg fo "amit baghel" . Work experience of ECUCATORS 2+ years in MNC Published app developer, writer by passion. Ami: Baghel Amit Uttam The HINDU Analysis since June 2017 PIB Analysis since August 2017 . Editorial Analysis Top 500 Polity MCQ


  3. Q 21. Consider the following statements regarding Contingency fund of India: 1. It was created under the provisions of Article 267 2. It was created in 1951 3. It is held by the Finance Secretary on behalf of the President 4. It's amount will be determined by the President Which of the statements given above is/are correct? A) 1 and3 B) 1,3 and 4 C) 2,3 and 4 D)3 and 4


  4. A) 1 and 3 only Parliament enacted the contingency fund of India Act 1950 The Contingency Fund of India established under Article 267 (1) of the Constitution is in the nature of an imprest (money maintained for a specific purpose) which is placed at the disposal of the President to enable him/her to make advances to meet urgent unforeseen expenditure, pending authorization by the Parliament. The corpus for Union Government at present is Rs 500 crore (Rs 5 billion) and is enhanced from time to time by the Union Legislature The fund is held by the Finance Secretary (Department of Economic Affairs) on behalf of the President of India and it can be operated by executive action roval of the Parliament of India for such expenditure and for withdrawal of an equivalent amount from the Consolidated Fund is subsequently obtained to ensure that the corpus of the Contingency Fund remains intact Similarly, Contingency Fund of each State Government is established under Article 267(2) of the Constitution- this is in the nature of an imprest placed at the disposal of the Governor to enable him/her to make advances to meet urgent unforeseen expenditure, pending authorization by the State Legislature. Approval of the Legislature for such expenditure and for withdrawal of an equivalent amount from the Consolidated Fund is subsequently obtained, whereupon the advances from the Contingency Fund are recouped to the Fund. The corpus varies across states and the quantum is decided by the State legislatures


  5. Q22. Which of the following are true of the Staff Selection Commission? 1. It was set up in 1976 2. This commission is an attached office of the Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) which consists of Chairman, two Members and a Secretary-cum-Controller of Examinations. 3. It was created by executive resolution 4. It recruits personnel to non-technical Class III posts in the Secretariat, the attached offices and the the subordinate offices in the Central Government Which of the statements given above is/are correct? A) 1,2 and4 B) 2,3 and 4 C) 3 and 4 D) 2 and 4 in the Central Govenmentsts


  6. B)2,3 and 4 The Estimates 47th report (1967-68) for conducting examinations to recruit lower categories of posts. Later, in the Department of Personnel and Administrative Reforms, on 4 November 1975 Government of India constituted a commission called Subordinate Service Commission. On 26 September 1977, Subordinate Services Commission was renamed as Staff Selection Commission in the Parliament recommended the setting up of a Service Selection Commission in its The Administrative Reforms Commission (ARC), in its Report on Personnel Administration, drew attention to the fact that bulk of the staff of the Government at the Centre and in the States belonged to Class III and Class IV categories. Referring in particular to the identical nature of qualifications stipulated for entry into such posts in various offices, the Commission advocated pooling of the requirements of non-technical posts by different Departments and selection of personnel either by joint recruitment or through a recruitment board. It was in pursuance of this recommendation that the Government of India decided to constitute a Subordinate Services Commission under an Executive Resolution. The Staff Selection Commission is an attached office of the Department of Personnel and Training and comprises of Chairman, two Members and a Secretary-cum-Controller of Examinations who are appointed on such terms and conditions as may be prescribed by the Central Government from time to time. The Commission is provided such supporting staff as considered necessary by the Central Government.


  7. Q 23. Consider the following statements: 1. Union Territories are not repr 2. It is within the purview of the Chief Election Commissioner to adjudicate the election disputes. 3. According to the Constitution of India, the Parliament consists of the Lok Sabha and the Rajya resented in the Rajya Sabha. Sabha only Which of the statements given above is/are correct? A) 1 only B) 2 and 3 only C) 1 and 3 only D) None


  8. D) None VUnder the Constitution, the parliament of India consists of three parts- The President, Rajya Sabha, Lolk Sabha VOut of the seven union territories, only two (Delhi and Pondicherry) have representation in Rajya Sabha. The Population of other five union territories are too small to have any representative in Rajya Sabha Difference between election dispute and disqualification Election dispute means that election was rigged or not according to procedures or there was other such problem. These things come under the original jurisdiction of the High Courts - However, in case a person is already an MP or an MLA, his/her disqualification on the grounds such as OoP (Office of Profit), Insolvency etc, these matters are decided by the President or the Governor respectively with the advise of the election commission


  9. Q 24. Which of the following provisions of the Constitution of India have a bearing on Education? 1. Directive Principles of State Policy 2. Rural and Urban Local Bodies 3. Fifth Schedule 4. Sixth Schedule 5. Seventh Schedule Which of the statements given above is/are correct? A)1 and 2 only B) 3,4 and 5 only C) 1,2 and 5 only D) 1,2,3,4 and 5


  10. D) 1,2,3,4 and 5 DPSP: Art. 45 to provide early childhood care and education for all children until they complete the age of 6 years. ral and Urban Local Bodies: 11th schedule, 29 functions of Panchayat : item# 17: education including primary and secondary schools 12th schedule 5th Sch Administration of tribal areas under States other than AMTM (Assam, Meghalay,Tripura,Mizoram) not mentioned specifically for education but for ex. Ekalavya schools for tribal children I every block with more than 50% Scheduled Tribe population and at least 20,000 tribal people-Budget 2018] 6th Sch Administration of tribal areas in AMTM. District council can establish, construct or manage primary schools Zh Sch Union, State and concurrent list. Has provisions related to "education"


  11. D) All of these www.prsindia.org/billtrack/the-national-medical-commission-bill-2017-5024/ You can follow The Hindu analysis by me for more such details on various bills


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