Question: What is the work of the police?
Answer: The police maintain law and order to establish peace in the society. By doing this, the police provide security to the general public.
Question: List two things that the work of a Patwari includes.
- Patwari measures land and keeps land records.
- He organises the collection of land revenue from the farmers and provides information to the government about the crops grown in the area.
Question: What is called bund?
Answer: The boundary that separates one land from another is called ‘bund’,
Question: What did Mohan notice one morning?
Answer: One morning Mohan noticed that Raghu had shifted the bund by a few feet.
Question: How can you say that Raghu was an influential person of the village?
Answer: Raghu’s family owned many fields. His uncle was also the Sarpanch of the village.
Question: Where can one register a case?
Answer: One can register a case in the police station which comes under his / her area or locality.
Question: Why do you think the Station House Officer (SHO) did not want to entertain Mohan?
Answer:It was because Mohan was not an influential person but a small farmer.
Question: What are the different names of the Patwari?
Answer: Lekhpal, Kanungo, Karamchari, Village Officer.
Question: Mention one responsibility of the Tehsildar?
Answer: He supervises the work of the Patwaris and ensures that records are properly kept and land revenue is collected.