SSC Indian Polity and Civics Sample Paper NCERT Sample Paper-2

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    The Chief Minister stays in office:

    A)  As long as the Governor of the State wants him

    B)  For a fixed term of 5 years

    C)  As long as the Council of Ministers wants him

    D)  As long as he enjoys the confidence of the majority party in the Legislative Assembly

    Correct Answer: D

    Solution :

    [d] The State Council of Ministers is also collectively responsible before the State Legislative Assembly. In case the latter passes a vote of no-confidence against the Council of Ministers or against the Chief Minister or rejects any bill sponsored by the Ministry or rejects the budget of the Government, or rejects any policy of the Government, or cuts the funds of the state government, the entire Council of Ministers resigns. The Chief Minister and his Council of Ministers remains in office so long as it enjoys the support and confidence of the majority in the State Legislative Assembly.

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