Democratic Politics (NTSE/Olympiad)
2. Working Of Institutions
His Term of office. The President of India holds office for five years. He can be re-elected once after the expiry of his tenure.
He gets a monthly salary of Rs. 50,000 in addition to a number of allowances, perks and privileges.
His Qualifications :
(a) He should be a citizen of India.
(b) He should be of thirty-five years of age at the time of election.
(c) He should not be an insolvent of bankrupt.
(d) He should not hold any office of profit under the Central ot State Government. If He holds any office he should vacate such a post before seeking the election.
(e) He should not be a pronounced offender or a sentenced criminal under the law of the land.