ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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Ordinance Raj

A G Noorani WE have become so accustomed to legislation by the executive in the form of ordinances that, unless the abuse is patent, none questions the basics underlying this unique power. Ordinances simply do not exist in any otherdemocracy, whether in Europe or in North America, Its roots lie in British Raj and the framers of the Constitution found the noxious plant most attractive.

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