Does President of India have powers?
The president is the Supreme Commander of the Indian Armed Forces. The president can declare war or conclude peace, on the advice of the Union Council of Ministers headed by the prime minister. All important treaties and contracts are made in the president’s name.
Is President can remove Prime Minister?
Tenure and removal from office
The prime minister serves on ‘the pleasure of the president’, hence, a prime minister may remain in office indefinitely, so long as the president has confidence in him/her. However, a prime minister must have the confidence of Lok Sabha, the lower house of the Parliament of India.
Which one is not the power of President?
A PRESIDENT CANNOT . . .
declare war. decide how federal money will be spent. interpret laws. choose Cabinet members or Supreme Court Justices without Senate approval.
Who is CM India?
|Assam||Shri Himanta Biswa Sarma|
|Bihar||Shri Nitish Kumar|
|Chhattisgarh||Shri Bhupesh Baghel|
|Delhi (NCT)||Shri Arvind Kejriwal|
Who is the first citizen of India?
The President of India is termed the First Citizen of India.
Who is India’s first prime minister?
Jawaharlal Nehru, was 58 when he started the long innings of 17 years as free India’s first Prime Minister.
How is President of India elected?
President. The President is elected by members of an electoral college consisting of elected members of both Houses of Parliament and Legislative Assemblies of the states in accordance with the system of proportional representation, by means of single transferable vote.
What is the salary of CM?
Chief ministers, MLAs and MLCs
|State||CM Basic Pay per month (excluding other emoluments and allowances)|
|Telangana||₹410,000 (US$5,700) (+Salary received as MLA/MLC)|
|Delhi||₹390,000 (US$5,500) (+Salary received as MLA)|
|Uttar Pradesh||₹365,000 (US$5,100) (+Salary received as MLA/MLC)|
Who is the first woman prime minister of India?
Indira Gandhi. listen); née Nehru; 19 November 1917 – 31 October 1984) was an Indian politician and a central figure of the Indian National Congress. She was the 3rd prime minister of India and was also the first and, to date, only female prime minister of India.
What does Article 356 say?
Under Article 356 of the Constitution of India, if a state government is unable to function according to Constitutional provisions, the Union government can take direct control of the state machinery.