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Article 370 of the Constitution of India

Article 370 of the Indian constitution gave special status to Jammu and Kashmir—a region located in the northern part of Indian subcontinent which was administered by India as a state from 1954 to 31 October 2019, and a part of the larger region of Kashmir, which has been the subject of dispute between India, Pakistan, and China since 1947—conferring it with the power to have a separate constitution, a state flag and autonomy over the internal administration of the state.

Jammu and Kashmir (state)

Jammu and Kashmir was a region formerly administered by India as a state from 1954 to 2019, constituting the southern and southeastern portion of the larger Kashmir region, which has been the subject of a dispute between India, Pakistan and China since the mid-20th century.

Jammu and Kashmir (state)

after the government of india repealed the special status accorded to jammu and kashmir under article 370 of the indian constitution in 2019, the parliament of india passed the jammu and kashmir reorganisation act, which contained provisions that dissolved the state and reorganised it into two union territories – jammu and kashmir in the west and ladakh in the east, with effect from 31 october 2019.

Article 35A of the Constitution of India

Article 35A of the Indian Constitution was an article that empowered the Jammu and Kashmir state's legislature to define "permanent residents" of the state and provide special rights and privileges to those permanent residents.

Article 35A of the Constitution of India

, the constitution (application to jammu and kashmir) order, 1954 – issued by the president of india on 14 may 1954, under article 370.

Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act, 2019

The Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act, 2019 is an act of the Parliament of India.

Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act, 2019

the introduction of the bill was preceded by a presidential order under article 370 of the indian constitution that revoked jammu and kashmir's special status.

Article 370 of the Constitution of India

was administered by India as a state from 1954 to 31 October 2019, and a part of the larger region of Kashmir, which has been the subject of dispute between India, Pakistan, and China since 1947—conferring it with the power to have a separate constitution, a state flag and autonomy over the internal administration of the state

Federalism in India

Federalism in India describes the distribution of legal authority across national, state and local governments in India.

Federalism in India

the state of jammu and kashmir was accorded a higher degree of autonomy than other states under article 370, which is revoked recently by central government revocation of the special status of jammu and kashmir .

Jammu and Kashmir (state)

was a region formerly administered by India as a state from 1954 to 2019, constituting the southern and southeastern portion of the larger Kashmir region, which has been the subject of a dispute between India, Pakistan and China since the mid-20th century

Bharatiya Janata Party

The Bharatiya Janata Party (translation: Indian People's Party; abbr. BJP) is one of the two major political parties in India, along with the Indian National Congress.

Bharatiya Janata Party

its key issues have included the abrogation of the special status to jammu and kashmir, the building of a ram temple in ayodhya and the implementation of a uniform civil code.

Article 35A of the Constitution of India

was an article that empowered the Jammu and Kashmir state's legislature to define "permanent residents" of the state and provide special rights and privileges to those permanent residents

Constitution of Jammu and Kashmir

The Constitution of Jammu and Kashmir was the legal document which established has not been to a reach for the framework for the state government of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir.

Constitution of Jammu and Kashmir

article 370 of the constitution of india stated that parliament of india and the union government jurisdiction extends over limited matters with respect to state of jammu and kashmir, and in all other matters not specifically vested in federal government, actions have to be supported by state legislature.

Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act, 2019

is an act of the Parliament of India

Sheikh Abdullah

Mohammed Abdullah Sheikh (5 December 1905 – 8 September 1982) was a Kashmiri politician who played a central role in the politics of Jammu and Kashmir, the northernmost Indian state.

Sheikh Abdullah

sheikh abdullah watching the alarming turn of events in the subcontinent realised that for the survival of this region there was an urgent need to stop pursuing confrontational politics and promoting solution of issues by a process of reconciliation and dialogue rather than confrontation. critics of sheikh hold the view that he gave up the cherished goal of plebiscite for gaining chief minister's chair. he started talks with the then prime minister indira gandhi for normalising the situation in the region and came to an accord called 1974 indira-sheikh accord with indira gandhi, then india's prime minister, by giving up the demand for a plebiscite in lieu of the people being given the right to self-rule by a democratically elected government (as envisaged under article 370 of the constitution of india) rather than the puppet government which till then ruled the state.

Federalism in India

describes the distribution of legal authority across national, state and local governments in India