President of India

The President of India is the head of state of the Republic of India. The President is the formal head of the legislature, executive and judiciary branches of Indian Democracy and is the commander-in-chief of the Indian Armed Forces. The powers to pardon and clemency vest with the President of India. The President is elected, from a group of nominees, by the elected members of the Parliament of India (Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha) as well as of the state legislatures (Vidhan Sabhas), and serves for a term of five years. Historically, ruling party (majority in the Lok Sabha) nominees have been elected and run largely uncontested. Incumbent presidents are permitted to stand for re-election. A formula is used to allocate votes so there is a balance between the population of each state and the number of votes assembly members from a state can cast, and to give an equal balance between State Assembly members and National parliament members. If no candidate receives a majority of votes, then...
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Neeraj Alia
Neeraj Alia and 3 more commented on the poll by Alak Niranjan
on Nov 20, 2014 , 02:15 pm
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Neeraj Alia
Neeraj Alia and 3 more took the poll by Alak Niranjan
on Nov 20, 2014 , 02:15 pm
Alak Niranjan - Who is the first president of india
Dr. Rajendra Prasad Public Affairs | 1962 | Bihar
Radhakrishnan, Sarvepalli | Internet Encyclopedia of Philosophy
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S  P Singh
S P Singh took the poll
on Nov 19, 2014 , 09:30 pm
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Naveen Kumar
Naveen Kumar commented on the poll by Rameshwar Yadav
on Nov 19, 2014 , 11:51 am
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Naveen Kumar
Naveen Kumar took the poll by Rameshwar Yadav
on Nov 19, 2014 , 11:50 am
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Naveen Kumar
Naveen Kumar reposted the poll by Rameshwar Yadav
on Nov 19, 2014 , 11:50 am
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