Q1. Answer the following questions in not more than 200 words:
a) “The Arthashastra is India’s oldest complete text on Public Administration.” Comment.
b) “Despite all the powers that he has, the Indian Prime Minister can not become a dictator.” Comment.
c) “The role of Comptroller and Auditor General is a limited one.” Comment
d) “The need and significance of all-India services has been well recognized in political as well as administrative circles.” Comment
Q2. It is said that the image and influence of Indian Parliament have suffered a serious decline in recent years. How far do you agree with this view point.
Q3. Examine the Provisions of the 73rd and 74th Constitutional Amendments from the point of view of autonomy of the local bodies.
Q4. “After the Independence, despite the change in socio-economic and political milieu, the basic features of colonial impact on administration continues to exist in our administrative system.” Critically Analyze.