Indian Polity MCQ-350

Indian Polity Questions for Civils Prelims,RRB,IES,SSC,NDA,KeralaPSC Exams

Indian Polity Questions for Competitive Exams

The sources of revenue of urban local bodies in India are:
1. Taxes
2. Fees and fines
3. Grants
4. Loans
Select the correct answer from the codes given below:


‘A transitional area’, ‘a smaller urban area’ or ‘a larger urban area’ in the context of a Nagar Panchayat, a Municipal Council or a Municipal Corporation, are specified by the Governor after considering which of the following:
1. Density of population
2. Percentage of employment in non-agricultural activities
3. Number of hospitals in the area
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Which one of the following functions is not the concern of the Local Government in India?


Which one of the following Constitution (Amendment) Acts provided for the formation of the Metropolitan Planning Committee?


Which of the following statements is not correct?


According to the Constitution of India, it is obligatory to constitute ‘Ward Committees’ in the area of a municipality. The population of such municipality should be:


Consider the following objectives:
1. Bringing about uniformity in the structure of local governments throughout the country
2. Ensuring regular and rational flow of funds from the State’s revenue
3. Having properly elected governments at regular intervals
4. Having single unified authority for the city’s management and development
Which of these did the 74th Amendment to the Constitution of India, try to inject into the working of urban local bodies?


In 1989, the 64th and 65th Amendment Bills were not passed and the Amendment Acts could not come in force at that time because:


Match List I with List II and select the correct answer using the codes given below:
List-I (Items)
A. Constitution of Municipalities
B. Reservation of seats in Municipal Bodies
C. State Finance Commission
D. Duration of Municipalities
List-II (Articles)
1. Article 243Q
2. Article 243T
3. Article 243Y
4. Article 243U


Which one of the following statements with regard to Finance Commission in States is not correct?


Who among the following is hailed as the father of local self-government in India?


Municipal Area means the territorial area of a Municipality as is notified by the:


To whom does the Chairperson of every Metropolitan Planning Committee forward the development plan, as recommended by such a Committee?


The Constitution (74thAmendment) Act, 1992 provides for which of the following?
1. Municipal Committees
2. Ward Committees
3. Committee for District Planning
4. Committee for Metropolitan Planning
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Nagar Palika bill was first introduced in Parliament during the prime minister ship of