Indian Polity is one of the very important components in every competitive examination. The subject deals with the functioning of the state (government) in the country. This subject is a must for all categories of people to understand the legislative, executive and judicial systems in the country.

The Indian Constitution is the supreme law of the land. All other laws are made by the legislatures at the central and state level are made in accordance to the provisions of the Constitution.

For the reader it gives comprehensive understanding of the various constitutional authorities that are functioning in the country like Supreme Court, Election Commission, Union Public Service Commission, Comptroller and Auditor General etc...

1. Historical Background of the Indian Constitution