Government of India

The Government of India (ISO: Bhārat Sarkār), often abbreviated as GoI, and also referred to as the Central Government or Union Government or simply the Centre, is the Union government created by the Constitution of India as the legislative, executive and judicial authority to govern the union of twenty eight states and eight union territories. The seat of the government is located in New Delhi, the capital of India.

Government of India
Bhārat Sarkār
Formation26 January 1950; 71 years ago (1950-01-26)
CountryRepublic of India
Websiteindia.gov.in
SeatRashtrapati Bhavan (Official Residence of the President of India)
Legislature
LegislatureParliament
Upper houseRajya Sabha
LeaderChairman (Venkaiah Naidu)
Lower houseLok Sabha
LeaderSpeaker (Om Birla)
Meeting placeSansad Bhavan
Executive
Head of statePresident Ramnath Kovind
Head of governmentPrime Minister Narendra Modi
Main organCabinet
Head of civil servicesCabinet secretary (Rajiv Gauba, IAS)
Meeting placeCentral secretariat
Ministries57
Responsible toLok Sabha
Judiciary
CourtSupreme Court of India
Chief JusticeN. V. Ramana