Articles by PRS Team - June, 2016

The Delhi government has appointed 21 MLAs as parliamentary secretaries. Several other State governments have also taken this route in the past; earlier State governments in Delhi have also made such appointments, although fewer in number. This is part of a trend of...
Key questions, cap on number of ministers, what is Office of Profit  What is the controversy over the 21 AAP MLAs who were appointed Parliamentary Secretaries to Ministers of the Delhi government?   It raises two issues. First, the Constitution...