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SSC POLITY CAPSULE

MAKING OF THE INDIAN CONSTITUTION

"WE, THE PEOPLE OF INDIA, having solemnly resolved to
constitute India into a SOVEREIGN, SOCIALIST, SECULAR,
DEMOCRATIC, REPUBLIC and to secure all its citizens."
JUSTICE, social economic and political.
LIBERTY, of thought, expression, belief, faith and worship.
EQUALITY, of status and of opportunity, and to promote
among them all.
FRATERNITY assuring the dignity of the individual and
unity and integrity of the nation.
IN OUR CONSTITUENT ASSEMBLY, this twenty sixth day of
November, 1949, do HEREBY ADOPT, "ENACT AND GIVE
TO OURSELVES HIS CONSTITUTION ".
Idea of preamble borrowed from Constitution of US.
The words ‘SOCIALIST’, ‘SECULAR’ and ‘UNITY’ &
‘INTEGRITY’ were added by the 42nd Amendment in 1976.
Preamble is not justifiable.
BORROWED FEATURES OF CONSTITUTION
From Government of India Act, 1935
• Federal system
• Office of Governor
• Emergency powers

From U.S.
THE PREAMBLE
• Written Constitution
The Indian Constitution starts with the preamble which
outlines the main objectives of the Constitution. It reads:
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From U.K.
• Nominal Head – President (like Queen)
• Cabinet System of Ministers
• Post of PM
• Parliamentary Type of Govt.
• Bicameral Parliament
• Lower House more powerful
• Council of Ministers responsible to Lowe House
• Speaker in Lok Sabha

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1. The constituent assembly was formed on the
recommendation of the Cabinet Missionwhich visited
India in 1946.
2. The Constituent Assembly met for the first time in New
Delhi on 9 December, 1946 in the Constitution Hall
which is now known as the Central Hall of Parliament
House.
3. Mr. Sachchidanand Sinha was elected provisional
chairman of the assembly.
4. Dr Rajendra Prasad later became the permanent
chairman of the constituent assembly.
5. On 13 December, 1946, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru moved
the Objectives Resolution which resolved to proclaim
India as an Independent Sovereign Republic and to
draw up for her future governance a Constitution.
6. The Constituent Assembly took almost three years (two
years, eleven months and seventeen days to be precise)
to complete its historic task of drafting the Constitution
for Independent India.
7. The Constituent Assembly held eleven sessions
covering a total of 165 days.
8. India is governed in terms of the Constitution, which
was adopted on 26 November, 1949, which was the last
day of the Eleventh session of the Constituent
Assembly.
9. This date finds mention in the Preamble to the Indian
Constitution thus IN OUR CONSTITUENT ASSEMBLY
this twenty-sixth day of November, 1949, do HEREBY
ADOPT, ENACT AND GIVE TO OURSELVES THIS
CONSTITUTION.
10. The honourable members appended their signatures to
the constitution on 24 January, 1950.
11. The Constitution of India came into force on 26 January,
1950. On that day, the Constituent Assembly ceased to
exist, transforming itself into the Provisional
Parliament of India until a new Parliament was
constituted in 1952.

authoritative text in Hindi and repeals Art.sscadda. 301 to 307 Art. 324 to 329A Art. 243 to 243O Art. 52 to 151 Part VI The States Art. 393 to 395 IMPORTANT ARTICLES IN THE INDIAN CONSTITUTION Article Importance Article 12-35 Specify the Fundamental Rights available Article 36-50 Specify the Directive Principles of state policy Article 51A Specifies the Fundamental Duties of every citizen Article 80 Specifies the number of seats for the Rajya Sabha Article 81 Specifies the number of seats for the Lok Sabha Article 343 Hindi as official language Article 356 Imposition of President’s Rule in states Article 368 Amendment to the Constitution www. 5 to 11 Part III Fundamental Rights Art. Residuary Powers with the centre From IRELAND • Concept of Directive Principles of States Policy(Ireland borrowed it from SPAIN) • Method of election of President • Nomination of members in the Rajya Sabha by the President PARTS DESCRIBED IN THE CONSTITUTION Subject Articles Part Part I The Union and its Art. 152 to 237 Part VII Repealed by Const. 368 Art.in | www. 244 to 244A Art.• • • • • • From USSR • Fundamental Duties • Five year Plan Part VIII Part IX Part IXA Part IXB Part X Part XI Part XII Part XIII From AUSTRALIA • Concurrent list • Language of the preamble • Provision regarding trade.co. 239 to 242 Art.bankersadda. www. 352 to 360 Art. intercourse Part XIV commerce and Part XIVA Part XV Part XVI From JAPAN • Law on which the Supreme Court function From WEIMAR CONSTITUION OF GERMANY • Suspension of Fundamental Rights during the emergency From CANADA • Scheme of federation with a strong centre • Distribution of powers between centre and the states and placing. Contracts and Suits Trade.com | www. commencement. 51A Part V The Union Art.in Page 2 • Executive head of state known as President and his being the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces Vice. 1 to 4 territory Part II Citizenship Art. 243P to 243ZG Art. 264 to 300A Art. 12 to 35 Part IV Directive Principles Art. Commerce and Intercourse within the Territory of India Services under the Union and the States Tribunals Elections Special provisions relating to certain classes Official Language Emergency Provisions Miscellaneous Amendment of the Constitution Temporary.careeradda. 330 to 342 Art. 369 to 392 Art. 308 to 323 Art. 243ZH to 243ZT Art. 323A to 323B Art.careerpower. (7th Amendment) Act. Transitional and Special Provisions Short title. 36 to 51 Part IVA Fundamental Duties Art. Property. 361 to 367 Art.President as the ex-officio Chairman of Rajya Sabha Fundamental Rights Supreme Court Provision of States Independence of Judiciary and judicial review Preamble Removal of Supreme court and High court Judges age 2 • .com | Part XVII Part XVIII Part XIX Part XX Part XXI Part XXII 1956 The Union Territories The Panchayats The Muncipalities The Co-operative Societies The Scheduled and Tribal Areas Relations between the Union and the States Finance. 343 to 351 Art. 245 to 263 Art.

No child below the age of 14 can be employed • Article 25:. 10 1961 Dadra. C and D states and introduction of Union Territories. 9 1960 Adjustments to Indian territory as a result of agreement with Paksitan.careeradda.Freedom to manage religious affairs • Article 27:. B. practice and propagation of religion • Article 26:.sscadda.bankersadda.End of untouchability • Article 18:. Freedom of form Associations 4.Protection in respect of conviction for offences • Article 21:.in | www. Occupation.Article 370 Article 395 Special status to Kashmir Repeals India Independence Act and Government of India Act. 14 1962 Pondicherry incorporated into Indian Union after transfer by France. Freedom of Movement 5.Abolition of titles.Protection of life and personal liberty • Article 22:.Prohibits taxes on religious grounds • Article 28:. caste.Protection of interests of minorities Cultural and Educational Rights • Article 30:. 12 1961 Goa. Freedom of Speech and Expression 2.The right to move the BRIEF ON THE FUNDAMENTAL RIGHTS Right to Equality • Article Right to Freedom 19:. 26 1971 Privy purse paid to former rulers of princely states abolished.Omitted by the 44th Amendment Act • Article 32:. Daman and Diu included in Indian Union as a Union Territory on acquisition from Portugal. • Article 16:. sex or place of birth.careerpower.Equality before law and . however. Freedom of Residence and Settlement 6.in Page 3 equal protection of law 15:Prohibition of discrimination on grounds only of religion.Protection against arrest and detention in certain cases • Article 23:. Nagar and Haveli included in Indian Union as a Union Territory on acquisition from Portugal. Military and academic distinctions are.It guarantees the citizens of India the following six fundamentals freedoms:1.com | IMPORTANT AMENDMENTS IN THE INDIAN CONSTITUTION Amendme Year Importance nt 7 1956 Reorganisation of states on linguistic basis and abolition of Class A.com | www. Freedom of Profession.Right of minorities to establish and administer educational institutions • Article 31:. race. 1935 attendance at religious ceremonies in certain educational institutions • Article 29:. www.Traffic in human beings Right Against Exploitation prohibited • Article 24:. 21 1967 Sindhi added as language in the 8th schedule.Freedom as to www.co. Trade and Bussiness • Article 20:. 13 1963 The state of Nagaland formed with special protection under Article 371A.Equality before law and equal protection of law Right to Constitutional Remedies age 3 • Article 14:.Freedom of conscience Right to freedom of Religion and free profession. exempted • Article Supreme Court in case of their violation (called Soul and heart of the Constitution by BR Ambedkar) • Forms of Writ check • Habeas Corpus :. Freedom of Assembly 3.Equality of opportunity in matters of public employment • Article 17:.

1. Chairman & members of UPSC. Fundamental Duties prescribed.co. Introduction of Panchayati Raj. Exceptions are: 1. addition of Part IX to the Constitution. It he is not available then Chief Justice. 2000 and 2010 2011 96 Eligible to be a member of Lok Sabha Must not hold any government post. Manipuri and Nepali added as languages in the Eighth Schedule. India became Socialist Secular Republic. Ambassadors.000/month (including allowances & emoluments) Impeachment • Quasi-judicial procedure • Can be impeached only on the ground of violation of constitution • The impeachment procedure can be initiated in either House of the Parliament Substituted Odia for Oriya in the Eighth Schedule to the Constitution The 42nd amendment was the most comprehensive amendment which had 59 clauses and carried out so many changes that it has been described as a “Mini Constitution”. resignation or removal.000/• Supreme court inquires all disputes regarding President’s Election. Service Tax introduced.bankersadda. Free and compulsory education to children between 6 and 14 years. UNION (ARTICLE 51-151) THE PRESIDENT OF INDIA President of India is the head of the Union Executive. Santhali and Maithli added to the list of recognised languages. President and Vice-President 2. Ministers. Governors. Chief Justice & judge of Supreme Court & High Court. • Takes OATH in presence of Chief Justice of India. Konkani. it not then senior-most Judge of the Supreme court shall act as the President of India • The election is to be held within 6 months of the vacancy Powers • Appoints PM.in Page 4 1975 age 4 36 . 23. President of India is also Supreme Commander of the Defence Forces. A Council of Ministers headed by Prime Minister aids and advises the President in the excersie of his function. Comptroller and Auditor General. Voting age reduced from 21 to 18. Right to Property deleted from the list of fundamental rights.com | www.sscadda. (No nominated members) • Security deposit of Rs 15.50. Governor of any state 3.careeradda.in | www. 1980. 45. Bodo. 62. Extension of reservation of seats for SC/ST and nomination of Anglo-Indian members in Parliament and State Assemblies. Dogri. etc • Can summon & prorogue the sessions of the 2 houses & can dissolve Lok Sabha www. Introduction of Nagarpalikas and Municipalities.Rs.careerpower. The 52nd amendment was the only amendment to be unanimously adopted by the Parliament.42 1976 44 1978 52 1985 61 1989 71 1992 73 1993 74 1993 86 2002 92 2003 8.com | Vacancy • In case of office falls vacant due to death. Attorney General. 79 and 95 1960. Defection to another party after election made illegal. the Vice-President act as President. Minister of Union State Election • Indirectly elected through ‘Electoral College’ consisting of Elected members of both the Houses of Parliament & Elected members of the Legislative Assemblies of the States. senior-most Judge of Supreme Court Sikim included as an Indian state. • • Terms and Emoluments • 5 year term • Article 57 says that there is no upper limit on the number of times a person can become President • Can give resignation to Vice-President before fullterm • Present Salary. Members of Finance Commission. Chief Election Commissioner and other members of Election Commission of India. or in his absence. 1989. Office of President of India ==> Rashtrapati Bhavan Qualification • Must be a citizen of India • Completed 35 years of age www. 1970.

Vice-President. During this period.in Page 5 • Appoints Finance Commission (after every 5 years) that recommends distribution of taxes between Union & State governments The President can promulgate 3 types of Emergencies:1. National Emergency (Article 352) 2. he is entitled for the salary and privileges of the President of India Present salary is Rs. However. The normal term of the House is five years. while a Proclamation of Emergency is in operation. Nominated members also participate in his election • The Supreme court has the final and exclusive jurisdiction for resolving disputes and doubts relating to the election of the Vice President of India Criteria • Citizen of India • More that 35 years of Age • Posses the qualification of membership of Rajya Sabha • Not hold any office of profit under union. National Development Council. State Emergency (President’s Rule) (Article 356) 3. Can be re-elected • Term can be cut short if he resigns or by a resolution of the Rajya Sabha passed by a majority of all the then members of the Rajya Sabha and agreed to by the Lok Sabha www. resolution.careerpower. Since he is not a member of Rajya Sabha.co.com | www.bankersadda. state of local authority. for this purpose. the Vice-President shall not perform the duties of the office of the Chairman of Rajya Sabha and shall not be entitled to receive the salary of the Chairman. Can ask a minister to resign & can get him dismissed by President • Can recommend to the President to declare emergency on grounds of war. however.in | www. be dissolved earlier by the President. The said period may.25.• • • • • VICE PRESIDENT OF INDIA Following is the information about Vice President of India Election • Elected by both the houses (Electoral College) in accordance with the system of proportional representation by means of single transferable vote and the vote being secret. The House can. the Council of States (Rajya Sabha) and the House of the People (Lok Sabha). be extended by Parliament by law for a period not exceeding one year at a time and www. A candidate for membership of the Lok Sabha must be a citizen of India and not less than 30 years of age. motion can be taken in Rajya Sabha after his consent Can discharge the function of the President.com | • • • • • He is the ex-officio Chairman of Rajya Sabha. reprieve or remit of punishment or commute death sentences age 5 • . the President. Governor of a State and a Minister of the Union or a State. Navy and Air force Declares wars & concludes peace subject to the approval of the Parliament No money bill or demand for grant can be introduced or moved in Parliament unless it has been recommended by the President He has the power to grant pardon. Financial Emergency (Article 360) He is the Supreme Commander of the Defence Forces of India President appoints Chief of Army.careeradda. external aggression or armed rebellion • Advises President about President’s Rule in the State or emergency due to financial instability • Leader of the House Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha Parliament consists of the President and the two Houses. 1.sscadda. The Lok Sabha: Its maximum strength is 545 (Not more than 525 from the States to be elected directly. he has no right to vote Being the Vice-President of India. National Integration Council and Inter state Council • The President convenes and prorogues all sessions of Parliament in Consultation with him • Can recommend the dissolution of Lok Sabha before expiry • Appoints the council of ministers • Allocates portfolios. are not held to be holding an office of profit Other Points • Holds office for 5 years.000/month Prime Minister of India Powers of Prime Minister of India:• Real excutive authority • He is the ex-officio Chairman of the Planning Commission. he is not entitled for any salary. but he is entitled to the salary and allowances payable to the Chairman of the Rajya Sabha All bills. namely.

com | www. 8. which is the real working executive. The Supreme Court is a federal court. The judges and the Chief Justice of the High Courts are removed from the office by the President in the same manner as adopted in the case of the Supreme Court. 000 and that of the other judges is Rs. are nominated by the President. A candidate for membership of the Rajya Sabha must be a citizen of India and he should not be less than 25 years of age. 5. However. Relations between the Two Houses of Parliament.careeradda. A person shall have the following qualification to become eligible for the appointment as a Judge of the Supreme Court. The Judges of the Supreme Court retires from their office after attaining the age of 65 years. The Vice-President of India is the ex. 6. together. 33. or (c) He is a distinguished Jurist in the opinion of the President. 2. The Chief Justice and other judges are appointed by the President. Twelve members. the President may summon a joint meeting of both Houses to resolve the deadlock. every such bill must be introduced in the Lok Sabha. Its bench can be established at other places also but so far it has not been established. in the selection of other judges of the Supreme Court. A person shall not be eligible to become a Judge of a High Court unless such a person(a) has been a judicial officer for not less than years within the territory of India. The salary and the allowances of the Judges of the Supreme Court are charged upon the Consolidated Fund of India. 3. The Cabinet. Members of the House elect the Speaker and the Deputy Speaker from among themselves. in his absence. and their places are filled by fresh election. and the other House rejects it or the two Houses do not agree to the amendments.co. and its total strength cannot exceed 250. 30.The remaining seats are distributed among the States and Union Territories. The judges of the Supreme Court after their retirement and during their term of office are not eligible to plead before any court/authority within the territory of India. The Judges of the Supreme Court are appointed by the President. age 6 not extending in any case beyond a period of six months after the Proclamation has ceased to operate.in Page 6 The Rajya Sabha is a permanent body not subject to dissolution. 12. 9.sscadda. arts. The Supreme Court is the Apex Court in India and functions from New Delhi. The Supreme Court is not bound to abide by the decisions of the High Courts. or (b) He has been an advocate of a High Court for not less than 10 years in succession. 5. The Judges of the High Courts retire from their office after attaining the age of 62 years. If a non-money bill is passed by one House. There is a provision for a High Court in each State and each Union Territory but two or more States or two or more Union Territories or States and Union Territories. if: www.in | www. Supreme Court 1. As for money bills. 3. or (b) has been an advocate for not less than 10 years in a High Court in India. Any such bill cannot be rejected by the Rajya Sabha though it may delay it for 14 days at the most. is responsible to the Lok Sabha only. The President can remove the Chief Justice and the other judges on the basis of impeachment motion passed in the Parliament. The salary of the Chief Justice is Rs. 000 per month. (a) He has been a Judge of a High Court for not less than five years in succession. The representatives of the States are elected by the members of the Legislative Assemblies of the States concerned by the method of single transferable vote. may establish a common High Court. The Judges of the High Court are also appointed by the President.com | www. science or social service. 4. 7.bankersadda. It cannot be introduced in the Rajya Sabha. It consists of a Chief Justice and 25 other judges. The cases involving the interpretation of the Constitution are decided only by the Supreme Court. One-third of the members must retire once in two years.careerpower. The decision of the majority prevails. The Judges of the Supreme Court cannot be transferred nor can they be demoted in office. 11. 2. who have distinguished themselves in literature. The representatives of Union Territories are to be chosen in such a manner as Parliament may by law prescribe. 10. the Deputy Speaker acts for him. the President does consult the Chief Justice. 4. The Speaker acts as the presiding officer of the House and. High Court 1. elected indirectly.officio Chairman of the Rajya Sabha. . Judges of the Supreme Court can hold office up to the age of 65 years. Its only seat is located at Delhi.

. 26.careeradda. The vote cast by the Speaker or the Chairman in the case of an equality of votes on a matter Deletion of words. 10. After retirement. 8. 9. The judges of the High Courts can be transferred from one High Court to the other High Court and may be promoted as the Judges of the Supreme Court. 000 and that of other judges is Rs.Term Bill Act Member Private Member A grant made by Lok Sabha in advance in respect of the estimated expenditure of the Government of India for a part of a financial year pending the voting of Demands for Grants for the financial year.careerpower. Economy cut and Token cut age 7 6. 000 per month.sscadda. The cases involving the interpretation of the Constitution are not decided by the High Courts. A motion for reduction of a demand Cut motion for grant by or to a specified amount Cut motion can be of three types . The quorum to constitute a sitting of the House is one-tenth of the total number of members of the House and in respect of a Committee it is one-third of the total number of members of the Committee A self-contained independent proposal submitted for the approval of the House and drafted in such a way as to be capable of expressing a decision of the House. phrases of expression for the proceedings or records of the House (for being Term Adjournmentsine die Definition Term Annual Financial statement of the Budget estimated receipts and expenditure of the Government of India for a financial year The estimate of expenditure in Demand for Grant respect of a Ministry/Department not charged upon the Consolidated Fund of India. placed for approval before the House on the recommendations of the President A Bill ordinarily introduced each Finance Bill year to give effect to the financial proposals of the Government for the following financial year A bill containing only provisions Money Bill dealing with all or any of the matters specified in sub-clauses (a) to (g) of Clause (1) of Articel 110 of the Constitution.co.com | www. That means they can plead only before other High Courts and the Supreme Court. The salary and other allowances of the Judges of the High Courts are charged upon the Consolidated Fund of the States. The salary of the Chief Justice is Rs. 11. Vote on Account Definition Termination of a sitting of a House without any definite date being fixed for the next sitting The termination of a session of the House by an order made by the President under article 85(2) (a) of the Constitution.bankersadda.in Page 7 BASIC DEFINITIONS Definition The draft of a legislative proposal Bill passed by both the Houses of Parliament and assented to by the President A member of the House of the People (Lok Sabha) A member other than a Minister A Bill passed annually (or at various Appropriation times of the year) providing for the Bill withdrawal or appropriation from and out of the Consolidated Fund of India of moneys by Lok Sabha and moneys charged on the Consolidated Fund for the services of a financial year or a part thereof. 30. 7. A Motion for Vote on Account is dealt with in the same way as if it were a demand for grant. The High Courts are bound to abide by the decisions of the Supreme Court.in | Prorogation Question Hour Quorum Resolution Casting vote Expunction www.Disapproval of policy cut.com | www. they cannot plead before any Court below the High Court. The judges of the High Courts cannot plead before any Court during the term of their office. The first hour of a sitting of the House normally allotted for asking and answering of questions The minimum number of members required to be present at a sitting of the House or the Committee for valid transaction of its business. (Such a bill cannot be introduced without the recommendation of the President and it also cannot be introduced in the Rajya Sabha www.

Its main function is to advice President on the financial issues.careerpower. Election Commission 1. 4. www. tribunal or public authority. To quash the order already passed by an inferior court. cabinet ministers. He also has right to take part in the proceeding of Parliament. The duty of Attorney General to give advice to the Government of India upon such legal matters and to perform such other duties of a legal character. NDC was formed in 1952 2. To secure the performance of public duties by lower court. Its present chairman is Y. Sampath. Its main function is to prepare the five-year Plan for economic and social development Finance Commission 1. Election Commission is a constitutional body. It is not mentioned in Constitution. The chairman of the Planning commission is Prime Minister of India 2.in Page 8 Term Short Notice Question age 8 Definition A question relating to a matter of public importance of an urgent character asked with notice shorter than ten clear days . as may be referred or assigned to him by the President. 2.sscadda. Sukumar Sen was an Indian civil servant who was the first Chief Election Commissioner of India 2. Procedure and grounds for his removal from office are the same as for a Supreme Court Judge. The main function of the commission is to conduct examination and hold interviews for making appointments to the various services of the Union IMPORTANT WRITS IN THE INDIAN CONSTITUTION Type of Writ Habeas Corpus Meaning of the word You may have the body Mandamus We Command Certiorari To be certified www. 3. V.defamatory or indecent or unparliamentary or undignified) Planning Commission 1. His main work to submit the reports on accounts of the Union and States to the President and respective governors which are placed before Parliament and state legislatures. He is not eligible for further office under the Union or a State Government after he ceases to hold his office.com | Attorney-General The Attorney-General for India is appointed by the President and hold office during the pleasure of the President. Its members includes chief ministers. S. Finance Commission was set up in 1951. National Development Council 1. Other Election Commissioners can be removed by the President on the recommendation of the Chief Election Commissioner.bankersadda. Reddy. all members of planning commission.com | www. whichever is earlier.careeradda. 3. Comptroller and Auditor General Comptroller and Auditor General is appointed by the President.in | Purpose of issue To release a person who has been detained unlawfully whether in prison or in private custody. Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) The chairman and other members of the Union Public Service Commission are appointed by the President of India and they hold office for a term of 6 years from the date of appointment or until they attain the age of 65 years. Planning commission is an economic advisory body set up by a resolution of union cabinet in 1950. The current CEC is V.co. He must be a person qualified to be appointed as a judge of the Supreme Court. 4. 3. Its main function is to review working of national plan. www. 3. Its chairman is Prime Minister. and to discharge the functions conferred on him by or under the Constitution or any other law. The Chief Election Commissioner can be removed from his office by Parliament with two-thirds majority in Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha on the grounds of proven misbehaviour or incapacity.

What is your authority? IMPORTANT SCHEDULES IN THE CONSTITUTION Schedules 1 to 12 First schedule contains the list of states and union territories and their territories Second schedule contains provisions as to the President. Ambedkar www.co. Munsi Rajendra Prasad G. www.) 99 Subjects. Meghalaya. Ninth Schedule contains provisions as to validation of certain Acts and Regulations.B. Gujarati. Bodo and Dogri were added in 2003 by 92 amendment CHAIRMEN OF VARIOUS CONSTITUENT ASSEMBLY Committee on the Rules of Procedure Steering Committee Finance and Staff Committee Credential Committee House Committee Order of Business Committee Ad hoc Committee on the National Flag Committee on the Functions of the Constituent Assembly States Committee Advisory Committee on Fundamental Rights. Seventh Schedule • Gives allocation of powers and functions between Union & States.C.in | COMMITTEES IN THE Rajendra Prasad Rajendra Prasad Rajendra Prasad Alladi Krishnaswami Ayyar B. age 9 Prohibition tribunal or quasi judicial authority. Oriya .Nepali . Thakkar Jawaharlal Nehru Jawaharlal Nehru B.in Page 9 Quo Warranto - 2. Sixth Schedule contains provisions as to the Administration of Tribal Areas in the States of Assam. Minorities and Tribal and Excluded Areas Minorities Sub-Committee Fundamental Rights SubCommittee North-East Frontier Tribal Areas and Assam Exluded & Partially Excluded Areas SubCommittee Excluded and Partially Excluded Areas (Other than those in Assam) SubCommittee Union Powers Committee Union Constitution Committee Drafting Committee www.Marathi . Dogri • Sindhi was added in 1967 by 21 Amendment • Konkani.M.R. Concurrent List (Both Union & States) 46 subjects.careerpower. Manipuri . States List (Powers of State Govt.Telegu . Tenth Schedule contains provisions as to disqualification on ground of defection.V. Seventh Schedule contains the Union list. Maithili. authority and responsibilities of Municipalities. Kripalani Gopinath Bardoloi A. Bengali. Bodo . Governors of States. .com | www. the Judges of the Supreme Court and of the High Courts and the Comptroller and Auditor-General of Indiathe list of states and union territories and their territories Third Schedule contains the Forms of Oaths or Affirmations.Urdu. Mavalankar Jawaharlal Nehru Vallabhbhai Patel H.Malayalam .Maithili . It contains 3 lists 1. Twelfth Schedule (74th amendment) contains the powers. Union List (For central Govt. Mookherjee J.Sindhi. To prohibit an inferior court from continuing the proceedings in a particular case where it has no jurisdiction to try. Sanskrit . Tamil .sscadda. Eighth Schedule contains the list of recognised languages. Fourth Schedule contains provisions as to the allocation of seats in the Council of States.com | Eighth Schedule • List of 22 languages of India recognized by Constitution Assamese. Santhali. State list and the concurrent list. Pattabhi Sitaramayya K. Manipuri ad Nepali were added in 1992 by 71 amendment Santhali.Hindi .) 66 subjects 3.Kannada . Fifth Schedule contains provisions as to the Administration and Control of Scheduled Areas and Scheduled Tribes. Tripura and Mizoram. Punjab.careeradda.bankersadda.Konkani . Speaker and the Deputy Speaker of the House of the People and the Chairman and the Deputy Chairman of the Council of States and the Speaker and the Deputy Speaker of the Legislative Assembly and the Chairman and the Deputy Chairman of the Legislative Council of a State. authority and responsibilities of Panchayats. Kashmiri. To restrain a person from holding a public office which he is not entitled.V. Eleventh Schedule (73rd amendment) contains the powers.