Topic: Functions and responsibilities of the Union and the States, issues and challenges pertaining to the federal structure, devolution of powers and finances up to local levels and challenges Government strives to have a workforce which reflects gender balance and women candidates are encouraged to apply. Therein.
1) President rule in a state cannot be imposed on a political fancy but on an objective material. Examine the statement in the light of S.R. Bommai Case. (250 words)
Indian Polity by Lakshmikant
Why this question:
The question is amidst the recent application of president’s rule across various states of the country.
Key demand of the question:
One must elaborate on the objectivity quotient that is often claimed while proclaiming president’s rule. Also elucidate upon the judgment of S.R. Bommai Case.
Examine – When asked to ‘Examine’, we must look into the topic (content words) in detail, inspect it, investigate it and establish the key facts and issues related to the topic in question. While doing so we should explain why these facts and issues are important and their implications.
Structure of the answer:
In first explain the recent incidents of president’s rule.
Explain about S.R. Bommai case verdict President’s rule.
Discuss the need for objectivity in imposing president’s rule in the state.
Add a brief note on the recommendations given by various commission
Give a futuristic way forward for the same.