UPHJS2014
Pre. Exam

44. Which section of the U.P. Panchayat Raj Act, 1947 provides the power of execution of decree or order passed by a Nayay- Panchayat.
(A) Section 90
(B) Section 85
(C) Section 93
(D) None of the above

Answer and Notes Answer is C

UPHJS2014
Pre. Exam

45. What maximum sentence a Nayay Panchayat or any member thereof can award for its contempt.
(A) Imprisonment for not more than ten days
(B) Fine not exceeding Rs. 100
(C) Both (A) and (B)
(D) Fine not exceeding ten rupees

Answer and Notes Answer is D

UPHJS2018-1
Pre. Exam

51. Which is incorrect: Nyay Panchayat has power to :
(a) hear civil cases
(b) hear criminal cases
(c) inflict substantive sentence of imprisonment
(d) power of punish for the contempt

Answer and Notes Answer is C

Explanation : According to section 54 (1) of U.P. Panchayat Raj Act, 1947 no Nyay Panchayat shall inflict a substantive sentence of imprisonment.

UPHJS2018-II
Pre. Exam

41. Which is incorrect: A party to a civil case may appear before Nyay Panchayat:

(a) in person (b) through servant
(c) through partner (d) through lawyer

Answer and Notes Answer is D




Explanation: Section 80 of U.P. Panchayat Raj Act provides that no legal practitioner shall appear plead or act on behalf of any party before a Nyaya Panchayat. Further section 81 provides that subject to the provisions of section 80, any party to a civil case or criminal case may appear before Nyaya Panchayat either in person or by such servant (not bearing a tout), partner. relation or friend duly authorized in writing by him as the Nyaya Panchayat may admit as a fit person to represent him.

UPHJS2018-II
Pre. Exam

42. Which of these is not correct: Order of Nyay Panchayat under the Uttar Pradesh Panchayat Raj Act, 1947 is revisable by :
(a) Judicial Magistrate (b) Munsif
(c) District Judge (d) Suo motu or on application by any party

Answer and Notes Answer is C


Explanation: Section 89 of U.P Panchayat Raj Act provides that a Judicial Magistrate or Munsif according as it is criminal or civil case may either on his own motion or on the application of any party made within 60 days from the date of the order complained of where personal service of summons had not been effected on the application from the date or the knowledge of the order call for the record of any case which has been decided by a Nyaya Panchayat and if it appears to him that injustice or material irregularity has occurred, he may make such order in the case as he thinks fit.