President Mukherjee asks Governors to work with constitutional framework

New Delhi : President Pranab Mukherjee has asked Governors to perform their duties within constitutional framework.

He said that the Governors should respect the distinct authority and responsibility vested in each of the three organs of the state.

In his New Year message to Governors yesterday, President Mukherjee said Governors, with their wisdom, experience and moral authority, must help in creating a harmonious relationship between the Centre and the states.

The President asked the Governors to use their astute leadership, power of persuasion and balancing influence with the Chief Ministers to help in the transformative process using the Centre’s flagship programmes. (ANI)