According to the Constitution of India, The Prime Minister is the head of the Union or Federal Government. There is a council of ministers to assist the Prime Minister in running the Government smoothly. The ministers who are included in the Council or Cabinet are allotted different portfolios and with their collective responsibility, they oversee different functions of the Government.
The function of Prime Minister in relation to Council Of Ministers is:
1. The Prime Minister selects some members of the Parliament to form a Council Of Ministers at the centre. The Prime Minister presides over the Central Council of Ministers and coordinates its work.