Administrative Institutions in India (Question-Answer Series) One week series
PAPER I Administrative Institutions in India
3 hrs. duration Max. Marks 100
The question paper shall contain three sections . Section A shall contain 10 questions two from each unit of 2 marks each,.
The candidate is required to answer all the questions. The answers should not exceed 50 words. Section B shall contain 5
questions one from each unit with internal choice. Each question shall be of 7 marks. The answers should not exceed 200
words. The candidate is required to answer all the questions. Section C shall contain 5 questions of 15 marks each, one
from each unit. The candidate is required to answer any three questions. The answer shall not exceed 500 words.
Administrative Institutions in a Democratic and Socialistic Society. The concept of Laissez faire state, Welfare state and
Organization of Government : Legislature – its role and decline in modern times, Executive – types and relationship with
legislature, Judiciary – functions and role with special reference to the power of Judicial Review.
Democracy and Administration : Features of Democratic Administration. Role of Bureaucracy in a Democratic Country,
Political parties and Pressure Groups and their interaction with each other.
Organisation and working : Finance Commission, NITI Aayog and National Development Council, University Grants
Commission, Union Public Service Commission.
Election Commission and the Administration of Elections in India. Organization and Working:
( I ) Central Social Welfare Board.
( ii ) Railway Board
( iii) Reserve Bank of India
(iv) National Human Rights Commission