Article 356 of the Constitution: A Critical Analysis

Dr. Seema Sharma, Assistant Professor, MMH College, Ghaziabad, UP, India

  1. Constituent Assembly Debates, Vol. IX at 144 []
  2. Id. at 177 []
  3. Ibid []
  4. H.M. Seervai, Constitutional Law of India at 3089 (4th edn., 1996). []
  5. See supra note 1 at 162 []
  6. Id. at 153 []
  7. The  Report  of  the Commission  on  Centre-State  Relations, Part I at 171 (1988). []
  8. AIR 1977 SC 1361 []
  9. AIR 1990  Kant 5(FB). []
  10. Id. []
  11. See supra note 9 at 3107 []
  12. Soli J. Sorabjee, “Decision of the Supreme Court in S.R. Bommai v. Union of India :  A Critique”, (1994) 3 SCC (J) 28 []
  13. Jagdambika Pal v. Union of India, (1999) 9 SCC 95 []
  14. [2005] 3 SCC 399 []
  15. [2006] 2 SCC 1 []
  16. Rao Birinder Singh v. Union of India, AIR 1968 P&H 441 []
  17. See supra note 2. Also see, Arshi Khan, “Politics of President’s Rule in Bihar”, 37(10) Mainstream 7(1999); Kamla Prasad, “President’s Rule and Bihar Politics”, 37(14) Mainstream 9(1999). []