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Understanding the Motions In Lok Sabha (for UPSC CSE/IAS exam)
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The lesson begins with the presenter stating the reason for why these motions are a part of the Lok Sabha & not the Rajya Sabha. He then moves on to explain the three types of motions which are adjournment motion, no confident motion & censure motion. The differences between the three of them are highlighted. Through the tabulation of the features of these motions, the presenter makes it easy for the viewers to understand the topic better.

Bhavin Sangoi
BA Political Science and Psychology, Mumbai University. Teaching Polity, Economics and international relations for 7 years.

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Sir, you teach in such an engaging manner that it gets easy to remember. Apart from civils servant you will do wonders in teaching profession. Thanks again sir :)
sir, you said adjournment motion AM - minimum 50 members......... Does it mean that, to initiate the AM, 50 members need to approve and later it should be passed by simple majority to suspend entire process of house??????
In policy cut, The amount must be reduced ''TO Rs 1'' (NOT by 1) per Lakshmi kanth book
sir thank you for this excellent course....... sir whether calling attention motion and privilege motion can introduced in either house of parliament ?
  1. Course: Gain an understanding of Parliamentary Processes and Instruments Lesson Motions in Lok Sabha Presented by Bhavin Sangoi

  2. About me . B.A in Political Science & Psychology . Appeared in UPSC CSE Mains . Teaching Indian Polity, International Relations, economics & mental Ability since 5 years Experience of teaching for various competitive exams such as NTSE, CET & UPSC . Follow me on:

  3. No confidence motion It is brought to test the strength (majority) of the government in Lok Sabha Adjournment motion Censure motion This motion is moved to discuss a definite matter of urgent public importance. This motion when admitted, regular business of the House is interrupted It is brought to censure the government for a certain policies or actions . . No reason needs to be given to Specific reason needs to be given to initiate this motion The matter must be definite, initiate this motion factual, urgent and of public importance, but it shouldn't beWhen the motion is moved at This motion can be sub judice least 50 members are required to support it, only then it is brought against an individual minister or the entire Council of Minister .When the motion is moved at n is moved at admitted least 50 members are required to support it, only then it is admitted

  4. Adjournment motion No confidence motion . The matter shouldn't have been If this motion is passed, the Censure motion Passage of this motion doesn't automatically results in the resignation of . discussed earlier in the House andgovernment w should be concerned only with the working of Government of IndiaLok Sabha may be dissolved if PM government will have to resign government recommends it or no party is in . However sometime issues falling position to form government in the state jurisdiction are also considered, if it is related to atrocities on weaker section Government doesn't fall because of its passage, but it is censored

  5. Cut Motions Can be brought by opposition during the passage of demands for grants . Three types: Disapproval of Policy Cut, Economy Cut & Token Cut Cut Motions are of symbahe vatue, they cant be pased since . Cut Motions are of symbolic value, they can't be passed since Government has majority in Lok Sabha . If Cut Motion is passed then government doesn't automatically fall, but it is a signal that government has lost majority in the Lok Sabha

  6. Disapproval of Policy Cut . Economy Cut Token Cut It is initiated to disapprove the policyIt is initiated to oppose under which the demand is made It is initiated to vent particular grievance for which government of India is responsible It seeks to reduce the demand by 100 ? . the extravagance of government It seeks to reduce demand by 1 It seeks to reduce the It seeks to reduce the . . specific amount fromToken Cut is most widely .It's the most drastic form of Cut Motion demand used Cut Motion