In case a President dies while in office, the Vice-President can act as President for a maximum period of _____________.
The correct option is D $$6$$ months
The Vice -President can act like a president or discharge the function of the president. The provisions relating to it are given in Articles 65 and 70 of the Constitution. He can act as a president only for a maximum period of 6 months within which new president has to be elected.