Civics

Who has the power to declare the nation at war ?


ANSWER

The President of India with the consent of Cabinet


SOLUTION

The President is the Commander-in-Chief of the Defence Forces of India. The President can declare war or conclude peace, subject to the approval of the parliament and the advice of the Prime Minister, Council of the Chiefs of Staffs of the Armed Forces, Military Secretary and President's Officer (Deputy Military Secretary).

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