Proclamation For the State of Jammu & Kashmir Dated the 25th November, 1949

13 Jul 2016 14:27:37

Proclamation For the State of Jammu & Kashmir Dated the 25th November, 1949

Whereas with the inauguration of the new Constitution for the Whole of India now being framed by the Constituent Assembly of India., the Government of India Act, 1935, which now governs the constitutional relationship between this State and the Dominion of India will stand repealed  ;

        And WHREAS, in the best of interest of this State , which is closely linked with the rest of India by a community of interests in the economic political and other fields, it is desirable that the constitutional relationship established between this State and the Dominion of India , should be continued as between this State and the contemplated Union of India ; and the Constitution of India as drafted by the Constituent Assembly of India, which includes duly appointed representatives of this State, provides a suitable basis for doing so;

I now hereby declare and direct—-

That the Constitution of India shortly to be adopted by the Constituent Assembly of India shall in so far it is applicable to the State of Jammu & Kashmir, govern the constitutional relationship between this State and contemplated Union of India and shall be enforced in this State by me, my heirs and successors in accordance with the tenor of its provisions;

That the provisions of the said Constitution shall, as from the date of its commencement, supersede and abrogate all other constitutional provisions inconsistent therewith which are at present in force in this State.

  KARAN SINGH

  Yuvraj

Regent of Jammu & Kashmir

  1. GANESAN. Dy. Secy

Whereas with the inauguration of the new Constitution for the Whole of India now being framed by the Constituent Assembly of India., the Government of India Act, 1935, which now governs the constitutional relationship between this State and the Dominion of India will stand repealed  ;

        And WHREAS, in the best of interest of this State , which is closely linked with the rest of India by a community of interests in the economic political and other fields, it is desirable that the constitutional relationship established between this State and the Dominion of India , should be continued as between this State and the contemplated Union of India ; and the Constitution of India as drafted by the Constituent Assembly of India, which includes duly appointed representatives of this State, provides a suitable basis for doing so;

I now hereby declare and direct—-

That the Constitution of India shortly to be adopted by the Constituent Assembly of India shall in so far it is applicable to the State of Jammu & Kashmir, govern the constitutional relationship between this State and contemplated Union of India and shall be enforced in this State by me, my heirs and successors in accordance with the tenor of its provisions;

That the provisions of the said Constitution shall, as from the date of its commencement, supersede and abrogate all other constitutional provisions inconsistent therewith which are at present in force in this State.

  KARAN SINGH

  Yuvraj

Regent of Jammu & Kashmir

  1. GANESAN. Dy. Secy

 

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