Q. Which of the following constitutional body is called as watch-dog of merit system in India?

[A] UPSC

[B] CAG

[C] Election Commission

[D] Finance commission

Answer: A
Notes:

Explanation: The Constitution visualises the UPSC to be the ‘watchdog of merit system’ in India.

It is concerned with the recruitment to the all-India services and Central services–group A and group B and advises the government, when consulted, on promotion and disciplinary matters.

Source: Laxmikanth’s Polity

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