| Leader of the Opposition |
The Leader of the largest recognized Opposition Party is generally recognized as the Leader of the Opposition. He is an important functionary in the Democratic system. He is given a status of Minister in recognition of his importance. He raises matters of public importance and demands for detailed discussions on them.
The Leader of Opposition is provided a seat in the front row, a room in the Council with Secretarial and other facilities. The Leader of the Opposition also enjoys certain privileges on ceremonial occasions, viz (i) escorting the Chairman-elect to the rostrum; and (ii) seat in the front row at the time of Address by the Governor to both the Houses