Civics

What is true about the Constitution $$91$$st Amendment, $$2003$$ with effect from $$1$$st January, $$2004$$ in respect to provisions for union ministers as per Article $$75(1A)$$ of the Constitution of India? The total number of ministers including the Prime Minister in Lok Sabha(Council of States).


ANSWER

Shall not exceed $$15\%$$ of the total number of members of the Lok Sabha


SOLUTION
According to the Constitution, there shall be a Council of Ministers with the Prime Minister at the head to aid and advise the President. The total number of ministers, including the Prime Minister in the Council of Ministers shall not exceed 15 % of the total strength of the Lok Sabha. This provision was added by the 91st Amendment Act of 2003.
View Full Answer

Its FREE, you're just one step away

Create your Digital Resume For FREE on your name's sub domain "yourname.wcard.io". Register Here!


Single Correct Medium Published on 15th 09, 2020
Next Question
Questions 120418
Subjects 10
Chapters 88
Enrolled Students 76
Enroll Now For FREE

Realted Questions

Q1 Single Correct Medium
Give correct response to ______________________.
  • A. The Prime Minister need not communicate all decisions to the President
  • B. It is not obligatory on the part of Prime Minister to communicate the decision to the President
  • C. The President cannot compel the Prime Minister to give the information he has
  • D. It is the duty of the Prime Minister to Communicate all decisions of the Council of Ministers to the President, whenever he requires

Asked in: Civics - Working of Institutions


1 Verified Answer | Published on 15th 09, 2020

View Answer
Q2 Single Correct Medium
'Judicial Review' function of the Supreme Court means the power to ________________.
  • A. review its own judgement
  • B. review the functioning of judiciary in the country
  • C. undertake periodic review of the Constitution
  • D. examine the constitutional validity of the laws

Asked in: Civics - Working of Institutions


1 Verified Answer | Published on 15th 09, 2020

View Answer
Q3 Single Correct Medium
Which of the following is not included in the executive wing of the government?
  • A. The Prime Minister
  • B. The President or the King
  • C. The Ministers
  • D. The Judges of the Courts

Asked in: Civics - Working of Institutions


1 Verified Answer | Published on 15th 09, 2020

View Answer
Q4 Single Correct Medium
Any dispute regarding the violation of Fundamental Rights can be presented ______________.
  • A. In any court of the country
  • B. In the Supreme Court only
  • C. In the High Court only
  • D. In either Supreme Court or High Court

Asked in: Civics - Working of Institutions


1 Verified Answer | Published on 15th 09, 2020

View Answer
Q5 Single Correct Medium
Which one of the following is an example of a company incorporated by a special Act of Parliament?
  • A. Life Insurance Corporation of India
  • B. Indian Oil Corporation
  • C. State Trading Corporation of India
  • D. Bharat Heavy Electricals Limited

Asked in: Civics - Working of Institutions


1 Verified Answer | Published on 15th 09, 2020

View Answer