Governor of an Indian state is empowered to:
1. promulgate ordinances when state legislature not in session
2. nominate two members to the state legislature assembly from the Anglo-Indian Community
3. Summon joint session of state legislature and state legislative council in case of a conflict on ordinary bill
Choose the correct option from the codes given below:

Answer: [A] Only 1

Governor nominates one-sixth of the members of the state legislative council from amongst persons having special knowledge or practical experience in literature, science, art, cooperative movement and social service. He can nominate one member to the state legislature assembly from the Anglo-Indian Community.   However, there is no provision for the joint sitting of state legislatures.

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