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Paper – IIIndian Govt. & Politics
UNIT - I
Indian Constitution – The Making of India’s Constitution and its Sources; SalientFeatures of the Constitution, Preamble: Ideals & Philosophy; FundamentalRights and Duties, Directive Principles of State Policy, Amendment Procedure.
UNIT – II
Indian Federalism (Centre-State Relations) – Nature; Tension Areas.Union Government : President, Parliament, Council of Ministers & Prime Minister;Supreme Court, Judicial Review & Judicial Activism.State Government : Governor, State Legislatures, Council of Ministers & Chief Minister; High Court.Emergency Provisions and its Applications
UNIT – III
Electoral Politics – Electoral Process, Electoral Reforms, Election Commission of India;Political Parties and Pressure Groups, National & Regional Political Parties.
UNIT – IV
Major Issues and Challenges to Indian Polity :
(a) Casteism, Communalism, Regionalism.(b) Criminalization of Politics.(c) Liberalization & Privatization.