ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

Articles By Amal Mandal

Case for an In-house Chairperson of the Rajya Sabha

The constitutional procedure making the vice president the ex officio chairperson of the Rajya Sabha is enmeshed in a few legal incompatibilities (such as rank, salary, and combination of distinct capacities) and the dilution and debasement of democratic as well as federal credos (such as imposing others’ choices, ignoring endorsement from federating units, etc). Thus, the very provision demands a dispassionate relook.