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International Journal of Science Engineering and Management (IJSEM)

Monthly Journal for Science Engineering and Management

ISSN : 2456-1304 (Online)

Abrogation of Article 370 and Article 35A

Author : Moksha Sharma 1

Date of Publication :30th December 2020

Abstract: Article 370 present in Part XXI ,under Temporary and Transitional Provisions of the Constitution of India and was included in 1949 in the Constitution of India as a temporary provision. Article 35A defined special privileges provided to permanent residents of J&K. But in 2019 the government of India decided to remove special provisions granted to J&K incorporated in Article 370 and Article 35A from the Constitution of India. This paper defines Article 370, and Article 35A. This paper aims to study facts about the removal of Article 370 and Article 35A. It signifies the reason why it was necessary to remove Article 370 and Article 35A. Further, this paper describes the process of how Article 370 and Article 35A was removed and the impact of their abrogation.

Reference :

    1. Constituent Assembly Debates (India), Vol. X, No.10 debatefiles/C23111948.pdf
    2. The Constitution (Application to Jammu and Kashmir) Order of 1954
    3.  Constitution (Application to Jammu and Kashmir) Order, 2019 ,URL:
    4. 08 August 2019; Presidential order amending Article 367 removed possible roadblocks in path of Article 370 revocation , URL :
    5. The Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act, 2019,URL:
    6. 15 December 2020, Abrogation of Articles 370 and 35A has created possibilities of development mu-kashmir-special-status-abrogation-august-article370-6541354/

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