Civics

The power of the President of India to issue an Ordinance is a ______________.


ANSWER

Legislative power


SOLUTION
The President is an integral part of the Parliament. In this regard he has certain legislative powers. Article 123 of the Constitution empowers the president to issue/promulgate ordinances during the recess of the Parliament. The ordinance making power of the President is not a parallel power of the legislation. It is held to be the legislative power of the President by the Supreme court of India.
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