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Article 370 rendered toothless, Article 35A ceases to exist

Aug 06, 2019 - The Economic Times

NEW DELHI: The government may have moved Parliament to remove Article 370 but before doing so, it first rendered the provision toothless by revoking the 1954 Presidential proclamation through a gazette notification in the morning.With that revocation order, Article 35A now ceases to exist regardless of how the situation evolves in Parliament on removal of Article 370. The reason being that this was inserted through a presidential proclamation of 1954, drawing powers from Article 370.But this mor...