Shah Faesal,Shehla Rashid Move SC Challenging Abrogation Of Art.370, Bifurcation Of State [Read Petition]
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27 Aug 2019 5:41 PM GMT
"All the Impugned orders and acts vitiate the principle of federalism, which is part of the basic structure of the Indian Constitution. Impugned Orders affect a complete and a wholesale supersession of the Constitution of Jammu and Kashmir even to the extent of Jammu and Kashmir ceasing to be State, as demonstrated by the passage of the Jammu and Kashmir Reorganisation Act, 2019 in Parliament. They are therefore in clear violation of this right to autonomy of the State that inhere in its residents' part III rights and destructive of the basic structure of the Constitution of India as applied to the State of Jammu and Kashmir and are therefore liable to be held to be void and inoperative under Article 13".