Article 370 is Permanently Removed: Supreme Court Approves Removal of J&K Autonomy

Chief Justice of India DY Chandrachud headed a five-member Supreme Court bench that determined that Article 370 was a measure meant to facilitate Jammu and Kashmir’s unification with India

The Supreme Court ordered state elections for September 30, 2024

Jammu and Kashmir should be treated on the same footing as other states “as soon as possible.

The Supreme Court explained its ruling by stating that Jammu and Kashmir lost its sovereignty when it joined India

It was not the intention for the J&K Constituent Assembly to exist indefinitely.

The unique circumstances that led to the introduction of Article 370 vanished together with the constituent assembly.