The Election Commission of India is an autonomous constitutional body responsible for conducting elections in India. It was established on January 25, 1950, and has been conducting free and fair elections ever since.

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Q. Which film actor has been appointed by the Election Commission of India as the brand ambassador (national icon) for the Lok Sabha elections to be held in the year 2014?

 ◉ Amitabh Bachchan

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 ◉ Aamir Khan

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 ◉ Akshay Kumar

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 ◉ Salman Khan

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Q. The Election Commission of India approved the appointment of whom as the Director General of Police (DGP) of Punjab Police on 3 April 2014?

 ◉ Balwinder Singh

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 ◉ Jograj Singh

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 ◉ Hemant Baweja

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 ◉ Suresh Arora

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Q. Which program was launched by the Election Commission of India for the Lok Sabha Elections 2019 on 9 February 2019?

 ◉ A voter one vote program

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 ◉ Neo -democratic program

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 ◉ Voter awareness program

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 ◉ Voter revision and information program

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Q. Who was made the first Chief Election Commissioner?

 ◉ Sukumar Sen

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 ◉ Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee

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 ◉ Justice Ranganath Mishra

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 ◉ Ram Vilas Sharma

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Q. Which commission is not established by the constitutional provisions?

 ◉ Planning Commission

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 ◉ Election commission

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 ◉ Finance Commission

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 ◉ Government commission

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Q. In which state of India, the first ever International Conference on Voter Education was organized by the Election Commission?

 ◉ Bihar

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 ◉ Manipur

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 ◉ Delhi

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 ◉ Haryana

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Q. On 11th April 2019, the Election Commission has banned the release of the biopic film of which leader?

 ◉ Rahul Gandhi

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 ◉ Subhash Chandra Bose

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 ◉ Narendra Modi

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 ◉ Manmohan Singh

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Q. Which type of organization is the Election Commission?

 ◉ constitutional body

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 ◉ volunteer

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 ◉ private foundation

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 ◉ None of them

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Q. Which party was first declared invalid as a national party and later re-recognised by the Election Commission of India?

 ◉ Indian national Congress

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 ◉ Communist party of india

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 ◉ Bahujan samaj party

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 ◉ Communist Party of India-Marxist

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Q. For whose election the common electoral list prepared by the Election Commission is not used?

 ◉ Legislative Assembly

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 ◉ Vice -president

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 ◉ Rajya Sabha

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 ◉ President

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Q. Who are included in the Electoral College to elect the President of India?

 ◉ Elected members of Lok Sabha, Rajya Sabha and State Legislative Assemblies

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 ◉ Elected members of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha and apart from this all assembly

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 ◉ all states

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 ◉ Rajya Sabha and Lok Sabha MPs

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Q. How many times can the President of India stand for re-election to his office?

 ◉ 5 times

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 ◉ 1 times

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 ◉ 4 times

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 ◉ as many times as you want

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Q. By whom is the President elected?

 ◉ By Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha

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 ◉ By logo

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 ◉ by electoral college

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 ◉ By leaders

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Q. For how long is the election of a member of the Rajya Sabha?

 ◉ eight years

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 ◉ seven years

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 ◉ six years

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 ◉ five years

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Q. If the Election Commission is satisfied that a candidate has not, without sufficient cause or justification, submitted an account of his election expenses within the prescribed time and in the prescribed manner, the Election Commission may disqualify him from becoming a member or continuing as a member of an elected office. For what period from the date of order can disqualify?

 ◉ 7 years

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 ◉ 5 year

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 ◉ 3 years

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 ◉ 6 years

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