Q. Consider the following statements with respect to military powers of President:
1. He is supreme commander of defense forces
2. He can declare a war or conclude peace
Which of the following codes below given is/are NOT correct?

[A] 1 only

[B] 2 only

[C] Both 1 and 2

[D] Neither 1 nor 2

Answer: D
  • He is the supreme commander of the defence forces of India.
  • In that capacity, he appoints the chiefs of the Army, the Navy and the Air Force. He can declare war or conclude peace, subject to the approval of the Parliament.

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