JKPSC Prosecuting Officer Syllabus 2021 PDF | Check Exam Pattern 

JKPSC Prosecuting Officer Syllabus 2021 PDF | Check Exam Pattern – Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission has recently released the job notification for Prosecuting Officer Posts. Interested candidates can apply for JKPSC Recruitment and start doing the preparation using the study material . Therefore, jkpsc.nic.in Prosecuting Officer Syllabus 2021 is important to know. Prepare well for the prelims and mains examination by referring to the Jammu & Kashmir PSC Prosecuting Officer Syllabus 2021.

JKPSC Prosecuting Officer Syllabus 2021 PDF | Check Exam Pattern

JKPSC Prosecuting Officer Syllabus 2021 PDF | Check Exam Pattern

Organization Name Jammu and Kashmir Public Service Commission (JKPSC)
Post Name Prosecuting Officer
Category Syllabus
Selection Process Preliminary Exam , Mains Examination & Personality Test
Location Jammu & Kashmir
Official Site jkpsc.nic.in

Prosecuting Officer Exam Pattern 

  • JKPSC Prosecuting Officer Exam 2021 consists of Preliminary, Mains Examination.
  • The preliminary examination comprises two papers of objective-type questions.
  • The question paper will be set in English. The minimum qualifying mark for the exam is 33%.
  • There will be negative marks of one-fourth (0.25) marks for every wrong answer.
  • The mains examination will consist of seven papers and an English Paper of Conventional type. And the English Paper will be of qualifying type.

JKPSC Prosecuting Officer Preliminary Examination

  • Prelims exam consists of 2 papers – Paper I & II
  • Questions are of objective type (MCQs)
  • There are 100 questions for each paper
  • Each question carries 2 marks
  • The maximum marks for written exam are 400
  • The duration of the exam is 2 hours (for each paper)
  • There is a negative marking scheme
  • For each wrong answer, 0.25 mark is deducted
  • The minimum qualifying mark is 33%
  • Paper-II is of qualifying type
Papers No. of Questions Number of Marks Time Duration
I 100 200 2 hours
II 100 200 2 hours
Total 200 400 4 hours

JKPSC Prosecuting Officer Mains Examination

  • Mains exam consists of seven papers
  • English paper is of conventional essay type
  • English paper will be qualifying in nature
  • The duration of the exam is 3 hours for each paper
  • Each paper consists of 2 sections and each section has 4 questions
Paper Name of the Subject No of Marks
Qualifying Paper English Language 300
I Legal Drafting and Pleading 250
II  Constitution Law 250
III Code of Criminal Procedure 1973 250
IV Indian Penal Code 1860 250
V Indian Evidence Act 1872 250
VI Special Laws – I 250
VII Special Laws – II 250
Total 1750

JKPSC Prosecuting Officer Prelims Syllabus

JKPSC Prosecuting Officer Prelims Syllabus (Paper-I):

  • Constitution of India
  • J&K Reorganization Act, 2019 & the removal of difficulties order/ adaption orders issued there under
  • Recent developments in Law
  • Indian Penal Code 1860
  • Code of Criminal Procedure 1973
  • Indian Evidence Act 1872
  • Code of Civil Procedure
  • Indian Evidence Act, 1872
  • Limitation Act, 1963
  • Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act, 1967
  • NDPS Act, 1985
  • Prevention of Corruption Act, 1988
  • Information Technology Act, 2000
  • Transfer of Property Act
  • Protection of children from sexual offences act, 2012

JKPSC Prosecuting Officer Prelims Syllabus (Paper-II):

  • General Knowledge
  • Current affairs
  • Legal Aptitude/ Reasoning
  • Decision making and problem solving
  • Comprehension
  • Interpersonal skills including communication skills
  • Logical reasoning & analytical ability
  • Mental ability
  • Basic Numeracy

Read Also : JKPSC Prosecuting Officer Previous Question Papers PDF | Exam Pattern

Download JKPSC Prosecuting Officer Mains Syllabus 2021

Qualifying Paper on English

  • Comprehension of given passages
  • Precise Writing
  • Usage & Vocabulary
  • Short essays

Paper-I: Legal Drafting and Pleading

  • Principles of Pleading
  • Drafting of Pleading
  • Preparation of appeals/ Revision proposal on given facts
  • Framing of charges
  • Framing of issues
  • Essay on recent developments in Law

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