Notifications, Rules and Orders issued under proviso to section 124 of the Constitution of Jammu and Kashmir shall be deemed to have been issued under Article 309 of the Constitution of India. […]
The Ladakh Division of the State of Jammu and Kashmir has a large area but is sparsely populated with a very difficult terrain. There has been a long pending demand of people of Ladakh, to give it the status of a Union Territory to enable them to realise their aspirations. The Union Territory of Ladakh will be without Legislature.
Further, keeping in view the prevailing internal security situation, fuelled by cross border terrorism in the existing State of Jammu and Kashmir, a separate Union Territory for Jammu and Kashmir is being created. The Union Territory of Jammu and Kashmir will be with legislature.
To uphold the inviolability of the Line of Control in Jammu and Kashmir, which is a most important CBM between India and Pakistan, and a key to durable peace.
India has faithfully observed the Simla Agreement in the conduct of its relations with Pakistan.
STATE LAWS INCLUDING GOVERNOR’S ACTS WHICH ARE REPEALED IN UNION TERRITORY OF JAMMU AND KASHMIR; AND UNION TERRITORY OF LADAKH
Under J & K Reorganisation Bill S.No. Name of the Act Act/Ordinance No. 1. The Jammu and Kashmir Accountability Commission Act, 2002. XXXVIII of 2002 2. The Jammu and Kashmir Advocates Welfare Fund […]
By repealing Article 370 of the constitution, people from the rest of India will now have the right to acquire property in occupied Kashmir and settle there permanently. Prime Minister Narendra Modi […]
The ninth-century literary criticAnandavardhanadeclared in his Dhvanyaloka that “a single stanza of the poet Amaru … may provide the taste of love equal to what’s found in whole volumes ज्याकृष्टिबद्धखटकामुखपाणिपृष्ठ- प्रेङ्खन्नखांशुचयसंवलितोऽम्बिकायाः । […]
The Advocates Act 1961 is applicable in the State of Jammu and Kashmir. 58AF. Special provisions in relation to Jammu and Kashmir – (1) Notwithstanding anything contained in this Act, all advocates who, […]
A Historical treatise written by Kashmiri Poet-politician Kalhana[CE 1148 ] in the form of Sanskrit poems in eight chapters termed as Tarangas (Waves) describing the lives and circumstances of the Hindu kings […]
(Ordinance No. 8 of 2005) Promulgated by His Highness under section 5 of the Jammu and Kashmir Constitution Act, 1996 and published in Government Gazette dated 12th Magh, 2005. An Ordinance to […]
(1949 A. D.) Act No. 1 of 2006 Promulgated by His Highness the Maharaja Bahadur under section 5 of the Constitution Act, 1996, and published in the Government Gazette dated 20th Jeth, […]
Application of mind is sine qua non in an executive action to arrive at subjective satisfaction- J&K High Court
08-04-2010-The grounds of detention ex facie are vague, ambiguous and sketchy and not clear and unambiguous enable a man of common prudence to explain his stand much less make an effective representation. The detenue is not informed with clarity about his alleged “thought process”, “well knit group” at the back of the detenue and the activities that “create law and order problem”. The detenue is not informed who are the people who constitute the “well knit group” at back of the detenue, what changes were expected to be made by the detenue in his “thought process”. What are law and order and “socio-economic” problem that the detenue is likely to create and how are such problems intended to be created. The detenue is not informed about “socio economic problem” that the activities attributed to the detenue result in. The grounds of detention thus are vague, sketchy and lacking in essential details.
In 1970 the system of adult franchise was adopted and a democratic setup was introduced in Azad Jammu and Kashmir through Azad Jammu and Kashmir Act, 1970. For the first time, the […]
Article 35A, incorporated in the Constitution by a 1954 Presidential Order, confers special status to the permanent residents of Jammu and Kashmir, and bars people from outside the state from acquiring any […]
(Act No. 2 of 1983) [Sanctioned by His Highness the Maharaja Bahadur in Council, ride State Council Resolution No. CXVII, dated 29th January, 1927 and published in Government Gazette dated 22nd Chet, […]
I. – Summons to an Accused Person. [See section 68] To Whereas your attendance is necessary to answer to a charge of (state shortly the offence charged), you are hereby required to appear […]
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WE, THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF JAMMU AND KASHMIR, having solemnly resolved, in pursuance of the accession of this State to India which took place on the twenty-sixth day of October, 1947, to further define the existing relationship of the State with the Union of India as an integral part thereof, and to secure to ourselves