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ARTICLE 163, 164 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

Council of Ministers to aid and advise Governor and Other provisions as to Ministers are defined under Article 163 and 164 of Constitution of India 1949. Provisions under these Article are:

Article 163 of Constitution of India "Council of Ministers to aid and advise Governor"

(1) There shall be a council of Ministers with the chief Minister at the head to aid and advise the Governor in the exercise of his functions, except in so far as he is by or under this constitution required to exercise his functions or any of them in his discretion.

(2) If any question arises whether any matter is or is not a matter as respects which the Governor is by or under this Constitution required to act in his discretion, the decision of the Governor in his discretion shall be final, and the validity of anything done by the Governor shall not be called in question on the ground that he ought or ought not to have acted in his discretion.

(3) The question whether any, and if so what, advice was tendered by Ministers to the Governor shall not be inquired into in any court.

Article 164 of Constitution of India "Other provisions as to Ministers"

(1) The chief Minister shall be appointed by the Governor and the other Ministers shall be appointed by the Governor on the advice of the Chief Minister, and the Ministers shall hold office during the pleasure of the Governor:

Provided that in the State of Bihar, Madhya Pradesh and Orissa, there shall be a Minister in charge of tribal welfare who may in addition be in charge of the welfare of the Scheduled Castes and backward classes or any other work.

(2) The Council of Ministers shall be collectively responsible to the Legislative Assembly of the State.

(3) Before a Minister enters upon his office, the Governor shall administer so him the oaths of office and of secrecy according to the forms set out for the purpose in the Third Schedule.

(4) A Minister who for any period of six consecutive months is not a member of the Legislature of the State shall at the expiration of that period cease to be a Minister.

(5) The salaries and allowances of Ministers shall be such as the Legislature of the State may from time to time by law determine and, until the Legislature of the State so determines, shall be as specified in the Second Schedule.

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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