Aware, Awake & Arise: Issues that concern the region

Sunday, March 2, 2008

When Generals rebirth as Governors in Northeast India

By Nava Thakuria, Journalist/ News reporter
"If a chief minister in India is identified as the head of a state government and the governors are recognized as the constitutional heads of the states. The Indian Constitution has given most of the political power to the chief minister, but the governors are also empowered with some special power under various provisions of the constitution. While, a chief minister (with his council of ministers) of a State is directly accountable to its citizens, the governors are normally made accountable to the President of India only."
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