Constitutional Law of India-Fundamental Rights and Duties (CBSE-NET (UGC) Law (Paper-II & Paper-III)): Questions 22 - 25 of 98

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Question number: 22

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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: 23

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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: 24

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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

Question number: 25

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Question

In which of the following cases was it held by the Supreme Court held that “Fundamental Rights under the Constitution cannot be bartered away. They cannot be compromised nor can there be any estoppel against the exercise of Fundamental Rights available under the Constitution. ”?

Choices

Choice (4) Response

a.

State of Kerala vs Union of India

b.

Nar Singh Pal vs Union of India

c.

State of Rajasthan vs Union of India

d.

Kesavananda Bharati vs Union of India

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