STREAK DAILY INITIATIVE Day 5 WRAP UP (Free initiative by CD for UPSC Preparation)

A dream does not become reality through magic; it takes sweat, determination, and hard work. 

The Streak Daily Initiative is aimed to help out UPSC aspirants in their day-to-day preparation. You can follow the monthly, weekly, and daily timetables and continue this streak until you find yourself on the final list.

So, let us look at Today’s activities.

For full-time Aspirants

  1. High Court
  2. Tribunals
  3. Subordinate Courts

For working Aspirants

  1. Supreme Court
  2. High Court

Target Assignment by Ravi Sir:

Try these Prelims Questions :

Q1.Consider the following statements regarding writ jurisdiction of Supreme Court and High Court:

1.Writ jurisdiction of the High Court (under Article 226) is not exclusive but concurrent with the writ jurisdiction of the Supreme Court
2.The writ jurisdiction of the High Court is wider than that of the Supreme Court

Which of the following statement is/are correct?

A. 1 only

B. 2 only

C. Both 1 and 2

D. Neither 1 nor 2

Q2. Consider the following statements with reference to the power of judicial review of high courts:

1. High court can review the laws enacted by state legislatures only and not the ones enacted by the Centre.
2. High court can not interpret the Constitution while reviewing any law or order passed by the government, as the Supreme Court is the sole interpreter of the Constitution.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

A. 1 only

B. 2 only

C. Both 1 and 2

D. Neither 1 nor 2

Q3. With reference to the Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT), consider the following statements:

1.The members of CAT have the status of judges of High Courts.
2.The members are drawn from both judicial and administrative streams.
3.The appeals against the order of CAT can be made only in the Supreme Court of India.

Which of the statements given above is/are correct?

  • A 1 and 2 only
  • B 2 and 3 only
  • C 1 and 3 only
  • D 1, 2 and 3

Q4. Which of the following categories

1) levy, assessment, collection, and enforcement of any tax;
2) foreign exchange, import, and export across customs frontiers;
3) industrial and labor disputes

Which of those options are correct regarding article 323B?

a) 1 and 2
b) 2 and 3
c) all of the above
d) None of above

Q5. Which of the following statements are correct with reference to the functions and powers of a District judge?

1. He possesses original and appellate jurisdiction in both civil as well as criminal matters.
2. He has supervisory powers over all subordinate courts in the district.
3. Capital punishment passed by him is subject to confirmation by the High Court, whether there is an appeal or not.

Select the correct answer from the codes given below:

  • A 1 only
  • B 2 and 3 only
  • C 1 and 3 only
  • D 1, 2 and 3

Video Discussion of Prelims Questions by Santosh Sir:

Try these Mains Questions :

Q: Are the high court’s power to issue writs wider than that of the Supreme Court of India? (10)

Q: “The Central Administrative Tribunal which was established for redressal of grievances and complaints by or against central government employees nowadays is exercising its powers as an independent judicial authority.” Explain. (15)

Video Discussion of Mains Questions by Sukanya Ma’am:

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