Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Article 370A Constitutional History of Jammu and Kashmir$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

A. G. Noorani

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9780198074083

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: September 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198074083.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM OXFORD SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.oxfordscholarship.com). (c) Copyright Oxford University Press, 2019. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in OSO for personal use. date: 15 September 2019

Sheikh Abdullah’s Arrest

Sheikh Abdullah’s Arrest

9 August 1953

Chapter:
(p.226) Chapter 6 Sheikh Abdullah’s Arrest
Source:
Article 370
Author(s):

A.G. Noorani

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198074083.003.0007

This chapter offers some documents shedding light on Sheikh Abdullah’s arrest on 9 August 1953. It describes the National Conference working committee, and presents Nehru’s letters to Sheikh Abdullah on 27 April and 28 April; Sheikh Abdullah’s letter to Maulana Azad on 16 July 16; and Nehru’s note on Abdullah’s arrest recorded by his private secretary M.O. Mathai on 31 July. The latter part of this chapter includes Sadar–i–Riyasat’s letter to Sheikh Abdullah on 8 August 1953; his order of dismissing Sheikh Abdullah as prime minister; and his letter appointing Bakshi Ghulam Mohammad as prime minister.

Keywords:   Sheikh Abdullah, Sadar–i–Riyasat, Bakshi Ghulam Mohammad, Maulana Azad, Nehru, M.O. Mathai, Kashmir, National Conference

Oxford Scholarship Online requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us .