Civics

Who is legally competent under the Indian Constitution to declare war or conclude peace ? 


ANSWER

The President


SOLUTION

The President is the Supreme Commander of the Indian Armed Forces. The President can declare war or conclude peace, on the advice of the Union Council of Ministers headed by the Prime Minister. All-important treaties and contracts are made in the President's name. He also appoints the chiefs of the service branches of the armed forces.

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