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‘Erosion’ of Article 370

A.G. Noorani

in Article 370

Published in print July 2011 | ISBN: 9780198074083
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199080786 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198074083.003.0012
‘Erosion’ of Article 370

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The first section of this chapter presents the President’s 47 Orders under Article 370, most of them based on the Ministry of Law in New Delhi and the law department of the government of Jammu and Kashmir. The second section presents the Supreme Court’s judgements on Article 370—Prem Nath Koul vs State of J&K (1959) and Sampat Prakash vs State of J&K (1968). The third section lists various documents on the Indira Gandhi–Sheikh Abdullah accord from 1974 to 1975 and describes G. A. Lone’s view on the application of Article 249 to the State.

Keywords: New Delhi; President’s 47 Orders; Article 370; Supreme Court; Article 249; Jammu and Kashmir; Ministry of Law; Indira Gandhi; Sheikh Abdullah; G. A. Lone

Chapter.  22554 words. 

Subjects: Indian Politics

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