Consider the following authorities:

  1. Judges of Supreme Court
  2. Civil Servants
  3. Comptroller and Auditor General of India
  4. Members of Defence services

Which of the above enjoy the doctrine of pleasure enshrined under Article 310 of Indian Constitution?

Answer: [A] 2 & 4 Only

The Constitution provides with a general rule to exclude all those from enjoying doctrine of pleasure under Article 310 who already enjoy such doctrine under other rules. Civil Servants and Members of Defence Services enjoy Doctrine of pleasure enshrined under Article 310 of Indian Constitution.

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