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Question number: 221

» Constitutional Law of India » Fundamental Rights and Duties

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Question

Which of the following guideline has been laid by the Supreme Court for putting anything within the ambit of ‘local authority’ under Article 12?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

Must have a certain level of autonomy

b.

Must legally exist separately as a corporate body

c.

Must be an independent entity

d. All a. , b. and c. are correct

Question number: 222

» Constitutional Law of India » Fundamental Rights and Duties

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Assertion (Ꭺ)

By ‘appointment to an office’, Article 16 (1) of the Constitution of India contemplates only the initial appointment to an office under the State.

Reason (Ꭱ)

Article 16 (1) is an affirmative provision which lays out that there be no discrimination in matters of employment under the State.

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a. Ꭺ is false but Ꭱ is true
b. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true but Ꭱ is NOT the correct explanation of Ꭺ
c. Ꭺ is true but Ꭱ is false
d. Both Ꭺ and Ꭱ are true and Ꭱ is the correct explanation of Ꭺ

Question number: 223

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Question

For giving effect to the provision under Article 17, the Parliament of India had enacted the Untouchability (Offences) Act in the year

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

1950

b.

1955

c.

1965

d.

1960

Question number: 224

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Question

In which of the following landmark cases has the Supreme Court held that the right to freedom of speech and expression includes the right to receive information that is of public concern?

Choices

Choice (4) Response
a.

State of Uttar Pradesh vs Raj Narain

b.

S S Sharma vs Union of India

c.

Shivananda Mathoor vs Advocate General of M P

d.

Indira Jaising vs State of M P

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