Unit - 1
How the State Government Works
Students acquire knowledge in
▶ The State executive.
▶ Powers and functions of the Governor.
▶ Powers and functions of the Chief Minister.
▶ Legislative Assembly and Council.
▶ State Judiciary.
There are two sets of government in our country – the central government and the state government. There are 28 state governments in our country; every State has a government to run its own administration. The States have their own executive, legislature and Judiciary. The state executive consists of the Governor and the Council of Ministers headed by the Chief Minister. The Governor is an integral part of the State legislature.