The Kerala Judicial Service Main Examination in 2010 will consist of 4 papers of written examination. Each paper will carry 100 marks and a total of 400 marks for the exam. The duration for each paper will be 3 hours.
Cut off mark for general candidates in the main written examination is 40% for each paper with an over all minimum of 45% of the total marks in the written examination. For candidates belonging to SC/ST category the cut off mark shall be 35% and 40% respectively. Fraction of half or more than half shall be regarded as full marks and less than half shall be ignored.
The syllabus is as follows:
Paper I-    English Grammar
                 General Essays
                 Translation of Malayalam Depositions/Documents to English
                 Precis Writing
Paper II-   Part A
        Indian Contract Act
                 Transfer of Property Act
                 Limitation Act
                 Specific Relief Act
                 Easements Act
                 Kerala Building(Lease and Rent Control)Act
                 Hindu Succession Act
                 Indian Succession Act-Parts V,VI,X
                 Dissolution of Muslim Marriage Act
                 Part B
                 Kerala Court Fees and Suits Valuation Act
                 Kerala Stamp Act
                 Kerala State Legal Services Authorities Act
                 The Kerala Panchayat Raj Act
        Kerala Municipality Act
        Negotiable Instruments Act
        Registration Act
Paper III    Part A
                  Indian Penal Code
        Indian Evidence Act
        Abkari Act
        Prevention of Food Adulteration Act
        Negotiable Instruments Act - Ch. XVII
        The Protection of Women from Domestic Violence Act
                 Part B
       Juvenile Justice (Care and Protection of Children) Act
       Kerala Police Act
       Probation of Offenders Act
       Forest Act
       N.D.P.S. Act (provisions relating to bail and trial by Magistrates)
Paper IV  Part A
       Code of Civil Procedure
       Civil Rules of Practice
                 Kerala Civil Courts Act 
                Part B
       Code of Criminal Procedure
       Criminal Rules of Practice

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  1. Would u happen to know how much money a person, who has been selected after writing the above mentioned exam,can expect to be paid?


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