The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi
The Prime Minister of India is the Head of the Union (Federal) Government. The Prime Minister oversees the day to day functioning of the Union (Federal) Government of India and is assisted in this task by his Council of Ministers. The President of India appoints the leader of the party or alliance that enjoys majority support in the Lok Sabha (Lower House of Indian Parliament) as Prime Minister. The Union Council of ministers is appointed by the President on the advice of the Prime Minister.