UPHJS2018-II
Pre. Exam

52. A commission to investigate the conditions of socially and educationally backward classes within the territory of India and the difficulties under which they labour and to make recommendations as to the steps that should be taken by the Union of India to remove such difficulties to improve their conditions can be made by the President of India as per:
(a) Article 335 of the Constitution of India
(b) Article 348 of the Constitution of India
(c) Article 340 of the Constitution of India
(d) Article 16 of the Constitution of India

Answer and Notes Answer is C



Explanation: Article 340 of the Constitution deals with appointment of a Commission to investigate the conditions of backward classes.



UPHJS2018-II
Pre. Exam

53. Which one is the correct answer:
(a) As per Article 332 of the Constitution of India, sea ts shall be reserved for the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes, except Scheduled Tribes in the autonomous districts of Assam in the Legislative Assembly of every State
(b) As per Article 332 of the Constitution of India, seats shall be reserved for the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in the Parliament
(c) As per Article 332 of the Constitution of India, seats shall be reserved for the Panchayat Raj Institutions
(d) All the above

Answer and Notes Answer is A


Explanation: Article 332 of the Constitution lays down provisions for reservation of seats for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes in the Legislative Assemblies of the State.