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When and Why is a State Assembly Dissolved
Dissolution of State Assembly

Although the legislative assemblies complete their normal tenure as prescribed by the Indian Constitution, yet their dissolution at an earlier date is not uncommon. Recently, The Union Cabinet approved dissolution of the Delhi Assembly on the basis of the recommendation made by the Lieutenant Governor Najeeb Jung. Subsequently, President Pranab Mukherjee dissolved the Delhi Assembly. There are several reasons for the dissolution of a state Assembly. Similarly, there are methods and processes to ensure that dissolution happens in a legally compliant manner. Why is Legislative Assembly Dissolved? As per the provisions of Article 356 of Indian Constitution, [...]Read more

Is The President Of India A Figurehead
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The President of India is the head of the state and the first citizen of the nation. Apart from being the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, a wide variety of Executive, Legislative, Diplomatic, and Emergency powers are vested in the President. Powers of the President of India Executive Administration The President appoints all important public officers of the country including the Prime Minister and his Council of Ministers, the Governors of the states, the Attorney General of India, the Comptroller and Auditor General, Judges of the Supreme Court and High Courts, the Members of the Union [...]Read more

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