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ARTICLE 159, 160 OF CONSTITUTION OF INDIA 1949

What is Oath or affirmation by Governor? What is Discharge of the functions of the Governor in certain contingencies? Article 159 and 160 of Constitution of India, 1949

Oath or affirmation by Governor and Discharge of the functions of the Governor in certain contingencies are defined under Article 159 and 160 of Constitution of India 1949. Provisions under these Article are:

Article 159 of Constitution of India "Oath or affirmation by Governor"

Every Governor and every person discharging the functions of the Governor shall, before entering upon his office, make and subscribe in the presence of the chief Justice of the High Court exercising jurisdiction in relation to the State, or, in his absence, the senior most Judge of that court available, an oath or affirmation in the following form, that is to say-swear in the name of God

"I, ____Name, do _____________ that I solemnly affirm will faithfully execute the office of Governor (or discharge the functions of the Governor) of _____ (name of the State) and will to the best of my ability preserve, protect and defend the Constitution and the law and that I will devote myself to the service and well-being of the people of _______ (name of the State)."

Article 160 of Constitution of India "Discharge of the functions of the Governor in certain contingencies"

The President may make such provision as he thinks fit for the discharge of the functions of the Governor of a State in any contingency not provided for in this Chapter.

Constitution of India 1949

Who is Comptroller and Auditor-General of India? What are the Duties and powers of the Comptroller and Auditor- General? Article 148 and 149 of Constitution of India, 1949

What is Form of accounts of the Union and of the States? What is Audit reports? Article 150 and 151 of Constitution of India, 1949

What are Definitions? Governors of States, What is Executive power of State? What is Appointment of Governor? Article 152, 153, 154 and 155 of Constitution of India, 1949

What is the Term of office of Governor? What are the Qualifications for appointment as Governor? What are the Conditions of Governor’ office? Article 156, 157 and 158 of Constitution of India, 1949

What is Oath or affirmation by Governor? What is Discharge of the functions of the Governor in certain contingencies? Article 159 and 160 of Constitution of India, 1949

What is Power of Governor to grant pardons, etc., and to suspend, remit or commute sentences in certain cases? What is the Extent of executive power of State? Article 161 and 162 of Constitution of India, 1949

What is Council of Ministers to aid and advise Governor? What are Other provisions as to Ministers? Article 163 and 164 of Constitution of India, 1949

How to Appoint Advocate-General for the State? How to Conduct of business of the Government of a State? What are the Duties of Chief Minister as respects the furnishing of information to Governor, etc? Article 165, 166 and 167 of Constitution of India, 1949

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