1. Which of the following falls under Annex 12 of the Constitution?

A. Routes
B. Unconventional energy sources
C. A and B
D. None of these

Rep. VS

2. What was India’s first municipal corporation?

A. Calcutta
B. Lucknow
C. Madras
D. Allahabad

Rep. VS

3. The system of urban local governance was established by which amendment?

A. 71st
B. 74th
C. 99th
D. 10th

Rep. B

4. Which British Governor General adopted a resolution on financial decentralization for the development of local self-government in 1870?

A. Lord Ripon
B. Lord Curzon
C. Lord Mayo
D. None of these

Rep. VS

5. Which of the following can be included in urban local government bodies?

A. Pollution Control Office
B. Municipality
C. ADU
All the foregoing

Rep. D

6. Which of the following statements is / are correct about Port Trust?

i) they do not need to be installed in port areas.
ii) A port trust is created by an act of parliament.

A. only I
B. only ii
C. i and ii
D. None of these

Rep. B

7. Which of the following statements is / are correct about the 74th Amendment?

i) It contains provisions ranging from article 243-P to 243-ZG.
ii) It also added a new annex 12 to the Constitution, comprising 18 functional elements of municipalities.

A. only I
B. only ii
C. i and ii
D. None of these

Rep. VS

8. Which of the following statements is / are correct regarding the municipal corporation and the municipality?

i) A mayor is elected by majority for one year.
ii) The municipal commissioner is elected indirectly by the elected members of the municipal corporation.

A. only I
B. only ii
C. i and ii
D. None of these

Rep. VS

9. Which of the following are the sources of income for urban local governments in India?

(i) Tax
(ii) Rent
(iii) Fees

A. only I
B. only ii
C. i and ii
All the foregoing

Rep. D

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