The book, "Indian Polity" is one of the most important books for the Civil Services Examination in India. Everything is covered in detail in this polity book. The 6th Revised Edition is the latest published version of Indian Polity by M Laxmikant. This particular Indian Polity book is one of the most recommended books for Civil services examination, UPSC, and other state Administrative Examinations.
The book, "Indian Polity by M. Laxmikant is not only important for administrative examinations but also for graduates and post-graduate students involved in political affairs in the country. In this book, the author has covered the entire political and constitutional framework in a detailed manner. This book has improved on presenting the material to the students. The colorful design and use of tables to represent data help students a lot.
Indian Polity by Laxmikant is divided into five parts. The 1st part of this book covers Salient Features of the Constitution, Fundamental Rights & Duties, DPSP and Preamble. In the second part of this book, M Laxmikant, the author of this book has covered forms of government, the federal and uniteary features of the Indian constitution, center state legislations, interstate relations, special and emergency provisions. The third part of this book is the most important module of this book. It interprets the Parliament, Parliamentary Committees, the President and the Union Council of Ministers. It explains the power, election and impeachment of the President. This part also includes the Prime Minister and the Supreme Court.
The fourth part of Indian Polity by Laxmikant focues on states. Topics like Constitutional Bodies, Non-Constitutional Bodies, Satutory Bodies, Non-satutory Bodies, NITI Aayog, Election Commission, UPSC and CAG are covered in detail. The 5th and final part of Indian Polity coveres Panchayti Raj, Articles of the Indian Constitution, Union, State & Concurrent lists, Constitutional amendment and the process of amending the Indian Constitution.