Governor in Manipur State Politics

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  • Author :Karam Kunjani Devi
  • Year of Publication :2015
  • ISBN: :9789351250456
  • Language: :English
  • Binding: :Hard Bound
  • No of Pages: XVI, 183
  • Size: 23 cms
  • Categories: North East Indian Studies, Political Science

About the Book :

The book highlights the different significant roles played by the Governor of a state as legislative, executive, judiciary, financial heads etc. It also indicates the different roles played by the Governor in changing political situations at the national political level. The role is general and common when same political party rules at both the centre and the state. And the rule of the Governor becomes crucial when different political parties role at the centre and state. The book focuses on the special powers of the Governors of Assam, Meghalaya, Tripura and Mizoram under the 6th Schedule of the Constitution of India and at the same time it also mentions the discretionary powers of the Governor of Manipur under Article 371(c) of the Indian Constitution in the Hill areas of Manipur. In short, the book indicates that Governor is involved in all aspects of state developments.

About Author :

Karam Kunjani Devi got her B.A. Political Science Honours from Manipur College, Imphal in 1974, did her M.A. in Political Science in 1976 from JNU Centre, Canchipur. She got her Ph.D under the supervision of Prof. Ksh. Bimola Devi, Former Dean School of Social Sciences, Manipur University, in 1991. She had contributed eight articles in books and journals (National and International). She had attended and presented papers in seminars, conferences, symposias, talk programmes at state, national and international levels. She was working as Reader, Associate Professor and Head of Political Science at Lilong Haoreibi College, Lilong for many years and recognized Ph.D Supervisor in the Department of Political Science, Manipur University. At present she is working as Principal in-charge of Lilong Haoreibi College, Lilong.