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Supreme Court Appointment of Deputy CM: The Deputy CM is an MP and a Minister. To show respect to the leader of the ruling party or any party in the alliance, he is called Deputy CM.
Supreme Court says appointment of Deputy Prime Minister not unconstitutional: The Supreme Court on Monday ruled it unconstitutional in a landmark decision on a petition to vacate the post of Deputy Prime Minister. A bench headed by CJI DY Chandrachud said that even though the post is not in the Constitution, it does not violate any provision. Dismissing the PIL, the judge said it was not illegal to appoint a leader of the ruling party or any coalition party to the post. It does not violate any provision of the Constitution.