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Q. Leader of Opposition in the LOK Sabha is a member of Selection Committee to recommend the appointment of -
1. Comptroller and Auditor General
2. Chief Election Commissioner
3. Attorney General
4. Chief Vigilance Commissioner
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Ans: 4
Q. Which one among the following statements with regard to the National Security Council(NSC) of India is not correct?
1. It is a three-tiered organization
2. The Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission is its member
3. It is the apex body looking exclusively the security concerns of the country
4. RAW and Intelligence Bureau(India) report to NSC
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Ans: 4
Q. Beside representation, the parliament of India is also a deliberative body with diverse functions. Which one among the following is not a function of the Parliament of India?
1. Ventilating the grievance of the people
2. Executing major policy decision
3. Holding the government accountable for its action and expenditure
4. Amending the Constitution
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Ans: 3
Q. The Government of India Act, 1919-
1. Established a bicameral legislature at the Centre
2. Introduced dyarchy in the provincial executive
3. Introduced a federal system of government in India
Select the correct answer using the codes given below-
1. 1 and 3 only
2. 1 and 2 only
3. 1,2 and 3 only
4. 2 and 3 only
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Ans: 2
Q. Which one among the following is not a Constitutional body in India?
1. Comptroller and Auditor General
2. National Commissioner Linguistic Minorities
3. National Commission for Scheduled Casts
4. National Human Rights Commission
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Ans: 4
Q. The concept of welfare state is included in the constitution of India in the
1. Fundamental Rights
2. Fundamental Duties
3. Preamble
4. Directive Principles
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Ans: 4
Q. Secularism in the Indian context means that
1. Citizens are not discriminated on account of religion
2. Religion is regarded as a private affair of a citizen
3. Neither (A) nor (B)
4. Both (A) and (B)
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Ans: 4
Q. The salaries and allowances of Union Ministers are determined by the
1. Council of Ministers
2. Prime Minister of India
3. President of India
4. Parliament
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Ans: 4
Q. Who elects the Vice-President of India?
1. Elected Members of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha
2. Members of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha
3. Elected Members of Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha and State Assemblies
4. Members of Lok Sabha only
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Ans: 2
Q. The retirement age of Member of the State Public Service Commission is
1. 60 years
2. 62 years
3. 58 years
4. 65 years
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Ans: 1

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