Panchayat Secretary Special
Panchayat Raj Institutions
1. Major levels or tiers of Panchayat Raj include__________. (Gram Panchayat,
Block Panchayat and District Panchayat)
2. Sources of income of village Panchayat include__________. (Share in land
revenue, local tax, revenue earned from the settlement of shops, fines and
penalties, fees for providing amenities, cess, tolls, house taxes etc.)
3. The strategy designed to improve the economic and social life of rural poor
is_______. (Rural Development)
4. The main objective of rural development programme is_________. (To raise
economic and social conditions of rural people)
5. The people with common interests living in a particular area are known
as____________. (Community)
6. A group of people with a common characteristic or interest living together
within a larger society is known as_________. (Community)
7. National extension programme was started by Government of India
in________. (1953)
8. Sriniketan project was started by_________. (Rabindra Nath Tagore)

sakshieducation. (Gurgaon Experiment) 10. (Agricultural Technology Management Agency) 21. (Vinoba Bhave (in 1948-49) 11. (Balwant Rai Mehta) 12. (Below Poverty Line) www. The word democracy derived from________.com . Panchayat raj system was recommended by committee headed by_________. (To act as a catalyst for the development of technology appropriate for rural areas) 20. (“Demo” and “Cracy”) 18. Meaning of BPL in the context of rural development is_________. (1957) 16.sakshieducation. (Gram Panchayat) 13. The main objective of CAPART is_________. The primary unit of Panchayat Raj Institutions is________. ATMA refers as__________. CAPART is_________. (Council for Advancement of Rural Technology) 19. (Taluka Or Block level) 14. Panchayat Raj was tried for the first time by the state of Madras as a pilot project in ___________.www.com 9. (Cattle development) 15. ICDP is related to__________. (5 years) 17. Block Development Officer works at which level___________. The programme started by FL Brayne in 1928______. Gram Panchayat has tenure of_________. Sarvodaya Programme was started by_________.

(Nagaur) 29. (1876) 30. (National Council for Applied Economic Research) 26. Region and Education) 23. Which states were identified under 6th Scheduled Areas_________.www. __________ are the factors influencing the democracy. Meghalaya.T. In _________. (1913) www. __________ Committee has recommended for setting up of District Development Boards under the chairmanship of Collector. Number of states identified under 5th Scheduled Areas______. ___________ was the chairman of the first state finance commission of Andhra Pradesh.sakshieducation. (M. Grow More campaign was started in the year__________. (Nine) 32. (1951) 24. Raju) 33. (5 Years) 31. Development. Population. (Religion. Lakshmana Rao) 27. Panchayat Raj system was first introduced in___________.com . Calcutta Municipal Corporation was set up in_________. (Rajasthan) 28. State Finance Commission will be appointed for every________. Devolution Index was developed by__________. (Assam.sakshieducation. Hyderabad Town Hall was set up in_________.com 22. V. (M. Mizoram and Tripura) 25. a district of Rajasthan Panchayat Raj system was first introduced.

(January 1957) 35. The major recommendation of Balwant Rai Mehta committee is _________. (24th April 1993) 38. The projects sanctioned under Rural Business Hubs were__________.sakshieducation. Balwant Rai Mehta Committee appointed by Government of India in__________. (Reducing development deficits of the country) 39. (Assist the Panchayats to empower rural labour productivity by providing forward. carpets. embroidery. (Capacity building and training of the elected representatives of Panchayat Raj Institutions) 40. Rural Business Hubs aim at__________.com . ( Metal works.sakshieducation.www. Balwant Rai Mehta Committee was asked to examine__________. The constitutional Act (73rd Amendment) 1992 came into force on________. backward linkages) www. (Establishment of 3-tier Panchayat Raj system) 37.com 34. The main aim of Rashtriya Gram Swaraj Yojana is __________. bio-fuels and horticulture products) 41. Backward regions Grant Fund aim at_________. (The Working of Community Development Programme and National Extension Service) 36.

Reconstitution of Panchayat Samithis was recommended by___________. MR Pai committee on Panchayat Raj system was set up in________. (Enabling women and youth Panchayat leaders to come together to articulate their problems as women Panchayat leaders) 43. Madras Village Panchayat Act was brought into force in_______. (1994) 51. (Jalagam Vengala Rao) www. Hyderabad Gram Panchayat Act was passed in_________. Andhra Pradesh Panchayat Samithi and ZP Act was brought in________.www.sakshieducation. (1963) 53. Andhra Pradesh Gram Panchayat Act was brought into force in________.sakshieducation.R.com 42. (1956) 47. Andhra Pradesh Panchayat raj Act was passed in________. (1986) 50. ZPP. Andhra Pradesh MPP. (1964) 49. Madras local Boards Act was passed in_________. (1959) 48.com . (1950) 46. Andhra Pradesh PESA Act has come into force in________. (M. Madras District Boards Act was passed in___________. ZASM act was passed in_________. (1950) 45. _____________ Committee recommended for the abolition of District Development Boards. Pai Committee) 54. (2005) 52. Panchayat Mahila Evam Yuva Shakti Abhiyan aims at__________. (1920) 44.

Narasimham Committee) 58. Number of items included in Twelfth schedule with respect to Municipalities________. (Grants) 63. Number of standing committees set up at Gram Panchayat level according to Andhra Pradesh Panchayat Raj Act are_________. B. Major source of income for both Mandal Parishad and Zilla parishad is ________. Janmabhoomi programme was introduced in__________.www. The Mandal Parishad allocates 15 per cent of its grants to_________. (1971) 57. C. Number of standing committees in Zilla Parishads is _______. (C. (Six) 62. The percentage of rural population in the total population of Andhra Pradesh according to 2011 census is _________. (C. (1997) 65.com 55.P. (Housing construction schemes) 61.R. Constitutional status for Panchayat Raj Institutions was recommended by________. (1991) 59. Narasimham) 56. Narasimham committee on Panchayat raj system was set up in____.sakshieducation. Vittal Committee on Panchayat Raj system was set up in_________.com .5) 60. (66. (Seven) 64. ___________ Committee recommended for Mahila Reservations in Panchayat Raj system. (18) www.sakshieducation.

sakshieducation. (Provincial transferred subject) 72. ______________ Commission has identified the importance of Panchayats at village level. (Royal Commission on Decentralization) 71. Montague-Chemsford Reforms (1919) brought local self government as a___________. (CEH Hobouse) 70.V. Representation of SCs and STs in the election to Panchayat Raj Institutions on the basis of their population was recommended by___________. Chairman of the Royal Commission on Decentralization is ___________. (Ashok Mehta Committee) 74.sakshieducation.com . (November 25.K. Rao committee on various aspects of Panchayat Raj Institutions was set up in_____________. The Royal Commission on Decentralization was set up in________. (Spencer Hatch) 68.com 66.www. 50 percent of reservations for women in Panchayat raj institutions were announced by Andhra Pradesh Government on________. (1907) 69. (Janata Government) 73. (1985) www. Marthandam Project was started by_________. 2011) 67. G. Ashok Mehta committee on Panchayat raj Institutions was appointed by_________.

com 75.K. Economics Faculty.V. Constitutional status to Panchayats was opposed by___________. (Community Development Programme) 82.www. _________ introduced the 64th Constitutional Amendment Bill in 1989.com . www. (Overall development of rural areas and people’s participation) -Dr. PRIs at district level and below should be assigned the work of planning. (G. (1986) 78. Non-involvement of political parties in Panchayat elections was recommended by___________.sakshieducation. Rao Committee) 76. (Gram Sabha) 77. (Rajiv Gandhi) 81. Tamma Koti Reddy. LM Singhvi committee on Panchayat raj system was appointed in_____. The main objective of community development programme was________. __________ is the base of a decentralized democracy. Singhvi) 79. implementation and monitoring of rural development programmes was recommended by___________. (Sarkaria Commission) 80. (L.M.sakshieducation. The first major development programme introduced in 1952 was_________.