Republic of India
Structure of the state
Union of 29 states and 7 Union territories with the Central Government based in New Delhi.
Multi-party parliamentary democracy, based on universal adult franchise.
Bicameral legislature, with the Upper House known as the Rajya Sabha (Council of States) and the Lower House known as the Lok Sabha (Council of the People)
Last Parliamentary Elections
Bharatiya Janata Party
Head of State
President – Shri Pranab Mukhrejee
Head of Government
Prime Minister –Shri Narendra Modi