Can Article 370 be considered permanent merely because J&K Constituent Assembly was dissolved in 1957? Supreme Court asks

The Court sought to know whether the Article was envisaged as a permanent provision merely because the Constituent Assembly of J&K, which was empowered to recommend the deletion of the provision, ceased to exist in 1957.
Supreme Court, Article 370
Supreme Court, Article 370

The hearing in the case challenging abrogation of Article 370 of the Constitution began before a Constitution bench of the Supreme Court on Wednesday with the Court questioning the petitioners about whether the Constitution makers and Article itself envisaged the provision as a permanent or temporary one [In Re Article 370 of the Constitution].

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