Who among the following hold their office during the pleasure of president?

  1. Chairman of UPSC
  2. Members of All-India services
  3. Members of Defence services
  4. Union Council of Ministers
  5. Governors of states

 Select the correct option from codes given below:
 

Answer: [C] 2,3,4 and 5 Only

The member of Defence services or civil services of the union or All-India services, Governors of states,Council of Ministers, hold their office during the pleasure of president. Similarly member of state services holds the office during the pleasure of governor.Chairman of UPSC is appointed for a fixed tenure and does nor hold his office during pleasure of President.
 

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