SSC Indian Polity and Civics Sample Paper NCERT Sample Paper-6

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    In India, the first Municipal Corporation was set up in which one among the following?

    A)  Kolkata

    B)  Chennai

    C)  Mumbai           

    D)  Delhi

    Correct Answer: A

    Solution :

    [a] The Chennai Municipal Corporation (officially the Corporation of Chennai), formerly known as the Corporation of Madras, is the civic body that governs the city of Chennai (formerly Madras). Inaugurated on September 29, 1688, under a Royal Charter issued by King James II on December 30, 1687 as the Corporation of Madras, it is the oldest municipal body of the Commonwealth of Nations outside Great Britain,

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