Article 156 of the Indian Constitution deals with the Term of office of Governor. It further states the following:
- The Governor shall hold office during the pleasure of the President.
- The Governor may, by writing under his hand addressed to the President, resign his office.
- Subject to the foregoing provisions of this article, a Governor shall hold for a term of five years from the date on which he enters upon his office.
- Provided that a Governor shall, notwithstanding the expiration of his term, continue to hold office until his successor enters upon his office.