Governor (India)

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The Governors and Lieutenant Governors/Administrators of the states and union territories of India have similar powers and functions at the state level as that of the President of India at Union level.wikipedia
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State Legislative Assembly (India)

Vidhan SabhaassemblyVidhan Sabha constituencies
In 14 states the Governor of a state may appoint one Anglo-Indian MLA to their respective states Assemblies, in accordance with the 23rd Amendment of the Constitution of India.

List of high courts in India

High CourtHigh CourtsHigh Courts of India
The president consults the governor in the appointment of judges of the High Courts and the governor appoints the judges of the District Courts.
Judges in a high court are appointed by the President of India in consultation with the Chief Justice of India and the governor of the state.

Chief minister (India)

Chief MinisterChief MinistersChief Ministers of India
The governor acts as the nominal head whereas the real power lies with the Chief ministers of the states and his/her councils of ministers.
According to the Constitution of India, the Governor is a state's de jure head, but de facto executive authority rests with the chief minister.

President's rule

Article 356Governor's RuleDirect rule in India
The governor has no role or powers in a contingency situation such as president's rule unless specifically permitted by the president under articles 160, 356 and 357.
Subsequently, executive authority is exercised through the centrally appointed governor, who has the authority to appoint other administrators to assist them.

President of India

PresidentPresidentialIndian President
The president consults the governor in the appointment of judges of the High Courts and the governor appoints the judges of the District Courts. The Governors and Lieutenant Governors/Administrators of the states and union territories of India have similar powers and functions at the state level as that of the President of India at Union level.
When parliament thinks fit it may accord additional executive powers to the president per Article 70 which may be further delegated by the president to the governors of states per Article 160.

Constitution of India

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[[s:Constitution of India/Part VI#Article 157 .7BQualifications for appointment as Governor.7D|Article 157]] and [[s:Constitution of India/Part VI#Article 158 .7BConditions of Governor's office.7D|Article 158]] of the Constitution of India specify eligibility requirements for the post of governor.
It has features of a federation (a codified, supreme constitution, a three-tier governmental structure [central, state and local], division of powers, bicameralism and an independent judiciary) and unitary features such as a single constitution, single citizenship, an integrated judiciary, a flexible constitution, a strong central government, appointment of state governors by the central government, All India Services (the IAS, IFS and IPS) and emergency provisions.

List of current Indian governors

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In the Republic of India, a governor is the constitutional head of each of the twenty-eight states.

Raj Bhavan

official residences of other states' governorsRaj Bhavan (disambiguation)
Raj Bhavan (Hindi for "Government House"), is the common name of the official residences of the Governors of the States of India and may refer to:

List of current Indian lieutenant governors and administrators

Lieutenant Governors of India
Since the union territories of Delhi, Jammu and Kashmir and Puducherry have a measure of self-government with an elected legislature and council of ministers, the role of the lieutenant-governor there is a mostly ceremonial one, akin to that of a state's governor.

Flag of India

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The privilege of flying the national flag on vehicles is restricted to the President, the Vice-President or the Prime Minister, Governors and Lieutenant Governors of states, Chief Ministers, Union Ministers, members of the Parliament of India and state legislatures of the Indian states (Vidhan Sabha and Vidhan Parishad), judges of the Supreme Court of India and High Courts, and flag officers of the Army, Navy and Air Force.

States and union territories of India

StateIndian stateUnion Territory
The Governors and Lieutenant Governors/Administrators of the states and union territories of India have similar powers and functions at the state level as that of the President of India at Union level. Governors exist in the states while lieutenant governors exist in union territories and in the National Capital Territory of Delhi.

Union territory

union territoriesU.T.Union territories of India
Governors exist in the states while lieutenant governors exist in union territories and in the National Capital Territory of Delhi.

Andaman and Nicobar Islands

Andaman & Nicobar IslandsAndaman and NicobarAndaman & Nicobar
However, the rank is present only in the union territories of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir, Delhi and Puducherry (the other territories have an administrator appointed, who is an IAS officer or a retired judge of a court ).

Ladakh

LaddakhLadakhiLadakh Division
However, the rank is present only in the union territories of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir, Delhi and Puducherry (the other territories have an administrator appointed, who is an IAS officer or a retired judge of a court ).

Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu & KashmirKashmirJ&K
However, the rank is present only in the union territories of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir, Delhi and Puducherry (the other territories have an administrator appointed, who is an IAS officer or a retired judge of a court ).

Delhi

Delhi, IndiaNational Capital Territory of DelhiNational Capital Territory
Governors exist in the states while lieutenant governors exist in union territories and in the National Capital Territory of Delhi. However, the rank is present only in the union territories of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir, Delhi and Puducherry (the other territories have an administrator appointed, who is an IAS officer or a retired judge of a court ).

Puducherry

PondicherryPondichéryUnion Territory of Puducherry
However, the rank is present only in the union territories of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir, Delhi and Puducherry (the other territories have an administrator appointed, who is an IAS officer or a retired judge of a court ).

Indian Administrative Service

IASIAS officerIndian Administrative Services
However, the rank is present only in the union territories of Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Ladakh, Jammu and Kashmir, Delhi and Puducherry (the other territories have an administrator appointed, who is an IAS officer or a retired judge of a court ).

Chandigarh

Chandigarh, IndiaChandigarh AdministrationChandigarh Tricity
However, the governor of Punjab acts as the administrator of Chandigarh.