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- You have to read at least one General news Paper (Preferably THE HINDU), One business news paper, PIB website for Union Govt. news, Yojana and Kurukshetra Magazines.
History of India and Indian National Movement.
- A Brief History of Modern India (English, Paperback, Rajiv Ahir). It covers almost all topics about Indian National Movement. (Amazon / Flipkart )
- NCERT Class XII - Themes in Indian History-I, II and III books
- Certificate Physical and Human Geography by Goh Cheng Leong (Amazon / Flipkart )
- NCERT Class XI - Fundamental of Physical Geography and India Physical Environment
- NCERT Class XII - India Physical Environment and India -People and Economy
Indian Polity and Governance - Constitution, Political System, Panchayat Raj, Public Policy, Rights Issues, etc.
- Indian Polity by Laxmikanth. (Amazon / Flipkart )
- NCERT Class XI - India Constitution at Work and Political Theory
- The Indian Economy (Amazon / Flipkart )
- NCERT Class XI - Economics - Indian Economic Development
- NCERT Class XII – Micro Economics and Macro Economics
General issues on Environmental Ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change - that do not require subject specialization.
Apart from these,
You should Practice Previous Papers book (anyone) to understand the pattern of the question.
For review, You can read Lucent (Amazon / Flipkart ) or Arihant (Amazon / Flipkart ) General Studies books
As you aware that, this paper is only qualifying nature i.e., you have to get 33% of Total marks. No need any special books for this paper if you have some basic knowledge in Quants and English. Eventhough you might practice below two books if you don’t have confidence on this Paper.
- CSAT for Civil Services Aptitude Test by Arihant (Amazon / Flipkart )
- General Studies Paper 2 by Tata McGraw Hill (Amazon / Flipkart )
You can check recommended books for Mains Examination
All the best...