Why the ministers are more powerful than civil servants?
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- they are elected by the electorate, as per the mandate of the people
- the political executives are directly accountable to the people, hence they enjoy popularity.
- they may head ministry, the permanent executive work under them.
MInisters are more powerful than civil servants as the ministers are elected by the people and only the ministers know the people's interests well as compared to the civil servants. Therefore, in our indian electoral system, more priority is given to people's interests and so the ministers are given more power than the civil servants.