Power Sharing & Federalism (C10)

Under which type of federation India comes? Mention any two features of such federation.

Answer

Type of Federation of India:

India comes under ‘Holding together federations’

Features:

  1. It decides to divide its power between the constituent states and the national government.

  2. In this federation, Central government tends to be more powerful than the states.

  3. In this system, different constituent units of the federation have unequal powers.