This study provides a brief historical background to the evolution of the office of the Prime Minister as the Chief Executive from the Government of India. It briefly examines the roles of past prime ministers-from Jawaharlal Nehru to Manmohan Singh-vis-a-vis their contribution in evolution/decline of the institution.
Dr Anil Singh is currently working as Executive Editor with a premier and leading news channel Aaj Tak. Previously, he has worked as Executive Editor of STAR News. Prior to his debut in the field of electronic news, he had a brief academic stint in teaching Political Science at a college affiliated to Delhi University.