Civics

Consider the following statements:
$$1$$. In India, the power to promulgate Ordinances lies with the President only
$$2$$. The power to declare an emergency in a State in India lies with the President only
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?


ANSWER

$$2$$ only


SOLUTION
The Governor is the Chief executive head of the State and likewise the President he also has the power to promulgate an ordinance when the state legislature is not in session.
The President is the Chief Executive head of the Union and all the executive power are vested in him. The President alone can issue a proclamation of emergency for India or any part of its territory.
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