Question Paper III- General Studies I- CGPSC Mains Updated/lattest
PART – 01 History of India:-
Indus Civilization, Vedic Civilization, Jainism and Buddhism, Rise of Magadh Empire, Mauryan Polity and Economy, Sunga, Satavahana period, Gupta Empire, Development of Art, Architecture, Literature & Science In Gupta Vakataka Period. Major dynasties of south india, Medieval Indian History, Sultanate and mughal period, Vijaya Nagar Kingdom, Bhakti Movement, Sufism, Growth of Literature in regional Languages, Rise of Marathas, Advent of Europeans and factors leading to the British Supremacy, Expansion of British Empire- Wars and diplomacy, Rural Economy-Agriculture,Land Revenue Systems – Permanent Settlement, Ryotwari, Mahalwari, Decline of handicrafts, Relation of East India Company with States, Changes in Administrative Structure, Urban Economy after 1858, Development of Railways, Industrialization, Constitutional Development. Socio- Religious Reform Movements – Brahmo Samaj, Arya Samaj, Prarthna Samaj, Ram Krishna Mission., Rise of Nationalism, The Revolt of 1857, Establishment of Indian National Congress, Partition of Bengal and Swadeshi Movement, Rise and Growth of Communalism, Revolutionary Movements, Home Rule Movement, Gandhian Movements, Workers, Peasant and Tribal Movements, Quit India Movement, reform movement among Dalits, reform movement among Muslisms, Aligarh Movement, Indian National Army, Independence and Partition of lndia, Merger of States,
PART – 02 Constitution & Public Administration:
Constitutional Development of India (1773-1950), Formation of the Constitution and Salient Features, Preamble, Nature of Constitution,. Fundamental Rights and Duties. Directive Principles of State Policy. Union Executive, Legislative and Judiciary. Right to Constitutional Remedies, Public Interest Litigation, Judicial Activism, Judicial Review, Attorney General. State Executive, Legislature and Judiciary, Advocate General. Centre-State Relationship- Legislative, Executive and Financial. All India Services, Union Public Service Commissions and State Public Service Commissions. Emergency Provisions, Constitutional Amendments. Concept of Basic Structure. Govt. of Chhattisgarh – Legislative, Executive and Judiciary (High Court and Subordinate Judiciary). Public Administration Meaning, Scope, Nature and Importance. Public Administration and Private Administration under Liberalization. New Public Administration, Development Administration and Comparative Public Administration, New dimensions of Public Administration. State vs. market. Rule of Law, Organiz0ation- Principles, Approaches, structure. Management- leadership, policy determination, decision making theory. Instruments of Administrative Management- Coordination, Delegation, Communication, Supervision and Motivation, Administrative Reforms, Good Governance,E-Governance, Bureaucracy, District Administration, Control over Administration in India- Parliamentary, Financial, Judicial and Executive Control. Lokpal and Lok Ayukta. Right to Information, Panchayats and Municipalities, Parliamentary and Presidential, Federal and Unitary Government. Theory of Separation of Power. Administrative Structure of Chhattisgrah.
PART – 03 History of Chhattisgarh:
Pre-historic Age, History of Chhattisgarh from Vedic age to Gupta Period, Major dynasties like Rajarshitulya Kula, Nala, Sharabhpuriyas, Pandu,Somvanshis etc. The Kalchuris and their Administration, Chhattisgarh under the Marathas, Former princely states of Chhattisgarh and Zamindaris, British Rule in Chhattisgarh, Feudatory States, Revolt of 1857, Freedom Movement in Chhattisgarh, Workers, Peasant and Tribal Movements, Constitution of Chhattisgarh State.