Discretionary powers of President of India

Discretionary powers of President of India

What are the discretionary powers of president of India? Which articles of the constitution are related to the discretionary powers of the president? Under Art 74,president can sent the advice of the council of ministers for reconsideration.This Discretionary powers of President of India was added by the 44th amendment act. Under Art 78,the prime minister shall inform the president about the affairs of the administration of the country and the intended legislation to be passed.Thus Prime minister has a duty to inform the president. Therefore the president enjoys the right…

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Fundamental Duties

Fundamental Duties

The fundamental duties in the Indian Constitution are inspired by the Constitution of former Soviet Union. The fundamental duties were incorporated in the Indian constitution as per 42nd amendment act based on Sawaran Singh committee recommendations. The fundamental duties are incorporated in Article 51 A of the constitution. These are mentioned in Part VI A of the constitution. Following are the eleven fundamental duties under Indian constitution. According to Article 51 A,it shall be the duty of every citizen of India: To abide by the Constitution and respect its ideals…

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