The Cabinet is a small body of senior members of the party who are included in the Council of Ministers. Cabinet Ministers hold important portfolios and decide major policies of the government. The Cabinet is the nucleus of the administration as important decisions are taken by it. The policies formulated by the Cabinet Ministers have to be followed by other ministers. The Prime Minister selects the senior and the most trustworthy members of his party and advises the President to appoint them. The Role of the Cabinet in maintaining control over appointments is discussed below
Role of the Cabinet in maintaining control over appointments
All important appointments such as those of Governors, and other appointments to the key positions must be mentioned in the Cabinet before they are made public.
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