In what conditions can the office of the President falls vacant?

The office of the President falls vacant under the following conditions:

(i) In case of the death of a President the office falls vacant. Elections for the new President shall be held within 6 months.

(ii) If a President resigns from his post, his office falls vacant.

(iii) If the President violates the Constitution or is found guilty of missing his- status and position, he can be removed from his office by an impeachment motion.


The President and the Vice President

The President is the head of the Indian Union and is the supreme commander of the defense forces of India. The President is elected indirectly by the members of the Electoral College. Read more

The High Courts and Subordinate Courts

The Constitution of India has provided for a High Court for each state. However, there may be one High Court for two states or union territories. This depends on the area and the population of the state or union territory. There are 21 High Courts in India. Delhi is the only union territory that has a High Court of its own. Read more

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