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Discussion :: Indian Politics - Indian Politics (Q.No.43)


The oath of office is administered to the Governor by the

[A]. chief justice of India
[B]. president
[C]. chief justice of high court
[D]. speaker of legislative assembly

Answer: Option C


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Mohit Dhingra said: (Dec 28, 2010)  
According to me it is option B.

Vinay Gupta said: (Jul 16, 2011)  
Yes mohit you are right. Its B option.

S. Gauhar said: (Feb 5, 2012)  
@mohit and vinay

No. The answer is correct i.e. (C).

Description: The Governor is appointed by the President and the Governor takes oath by the Chief justice of high Court.

Sunil Ahlawat said: (Sep 20, 2012)  
Yes (C) is the right answer. Article 159 oath and affirmation by governor.

Sandeep said: (Jul 5, 2014)  
Appointed by Hon'ble president acc to art 155-156 but oath administered by cji of concerned state.

Dalip Kumar said: (Jan 31, 2016)  
Appointed by president according to 155-156 & the Governor takes oath according to article-159 by the chief justice of high court of the concerned state.

Jeyam said: (Jul 8, 2016)  
Yes, @Dalip you are exactly right. I appreciate you.

Paladugu Venkaiah said: (Jul 16, 2016)  
Given answer option C is correct.

Andy said: (Mar 24, 2017)  
Option C is correct. I also agree.

Puneet Singh said: (Nov 9, 2017)  
Yes gauhar is right governor takes oath by chief justice of high court.

Vikash Ambedkar said: (Oct 10, 2020)  
I agree with the given answer.

Suraj said: (Dec 1, 2020)  
Chief justice of high court is the right one. I too agree.

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