Ch – 5 Working Of Institutions (Part 3)

Political Executive: At different levels of government, there are functionaries who take day-to-day decisions but do not exercise supreme power on behalf of people, such persons are known as “executives“. They execute the decisions taken by the government. In India, there are two types of executives: One who is directly elected by people for aContinue reading “Ch – 5 Working Of Institutions (Part 3)”

Ch – 5 Working Of Institutions (Part 2)

In this session, we will study about the institution – Parliament, where all the major decisions are presented, debated, approved or rejected. Parliament is a national assembly of elected representatives. Importance Of A Parliament: It is the final authority for making laws in any country. It exercises a control over the ruling government. ItContinue reading “Ch – 5 Working Of Institutions (Part 2)”

Ch – 5 Working Of Institutions (Part 1)

To make democracy work, leaders have to work with or within institutions. In this chapter, we will discuss about the roles of the three major institutions – legislature, executive and judiciary. We will learn how a major policy decision is taken with the help of an example: A Government Order: On August 13, 1990,Continue reading “Ch – 5 Working Of Institutions (Part 1)”

Ch – 5 Panchayati Raj

Q.1: The ____________ is a meeting of all adults who live in the area covered by a Panchayat. a) Gram Panchayat b) Gram Sabha c) Both Q.2: Sarpanch is also known as ‘________________’. a) Panchayat President b) Panchayat Secretary c) Panchayat Minister Q.3: Anyone who is 18 years old or more and has voting rightContinue reading “Ch – 5 Panchayati Raj”