What are the qualifications required for the office of the Governor? Who appoints him?
The Governor, who is appointed by the President of India, must be a citizen of India and must not be less than 35 years of age. He is appointed for a fixed term, of five years but holds office at the pleasure of the President. A person to become eligible for the post of a Governor must not be a member of either House of Parliament or a State legislature and also must not be holding any office of profit. A Governor draws a salary of Rs. 11,000 per mensem in addition to other allowances, 0. What are the powers of the Governor?