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Daily topic and Question Main 2020

Topic 3: Dispute Redressal Mechanisms and Institutions.

Q.1 The Inter-State River Water Disputes (Amendment) Bill, 2019 proposes a robust mechanism for resolving inter-state river water disputes. Comment

Previous years’ Questions:

Main 2013

Constitutional mechanisms to resolve the inter-state water disputes have failed to address and solve the problems. Is the failure due to structural or process inadequacy or both? Discuss.

Main 2015

What are the major changes brought in the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 through the recent Ordinance promulgated by the President? How far will it improve India’s dispute resolution mechanism? Discuss.

Main 2018

How far do you agree with the view that tribunals curtail the jurisdiction of ordinary courts? In view of the above, discuss the constitutional validity and competency of the tribunals in India?