#1 Which of the following statements describes a ‘Hung Parliament’?
#2 Who nominates the Chairman of the Public Account Committee of Indian Parliament?
The chairperson is appointed by the Lok Sabha speaker. The term of office of the members is one year. At present, the 16th Lok Sabha has no designated leader of opposition, however the Indian National Congress (INC) being largest opposition party has gotten the responsibility of heading the PAC.
#3 The Fundamental Duties of Indian citizens have been—
The Fundamental Duties of citizens were added to the Constitution by the 42nd Amendment in 1976, upon the recommendations of the Swaran Singh Committee that was constituted by the government earlier that year.
#4 The normal term of the Lok Sabha may be extended by
Extension of term of Lok Sabha can be achieved as follows: By amending the Constitution, which is quite difficult because a special majority under Article 368 will be required. During National Emergency, the Duration of Lok Sabha can be extended to a maximum of 1 year at a time by passing a law in the parliament.
#5 Which Indian State has the largest number of seats reserved for the Scheduled Tribes in the Lok Sabha?
Madhya Pradesh has maximum six ST reserved seats for LS: Bihar, UP have none. New Delhi, Apr 12 (UNI) The state of Madhya Pradesh in the heart of India has highest number of six tribal reserved seats for Lok Sabha while country’s mostpopulous state of Uttar Pradesh has no Scheduled Tribe seat, official data shows.