Which Article of the Constitution Empowers Amendment in the Constitution of India?

  1. Article 368
  2. Article 356
  3. Article 357
  4. Article 359
Monis Rasool Professor Asked on 14th March 2015 in Constitution of India.
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    Article 368

    Article 368 of the Constitution empowers Amendment in the Constitution of India. Amendment of the Constitution of India is the process of making changes to the nations’ fundamental law or the supreme law.

    According to the Article 368 of the Indian Constitution,
    Article 368(2) in The Constitution Of India 1949
    (2) An amendment of this Constitution may be initiated only by the introduction of a Bill for the purpose in either House of Parliament, and when the Bill is passed in each House by a majority of the total membership of that House present and voting, it shall be presented to the President who shall give his assent to the Bill and thereupon the Constitution shall stand amended in accordance with the terms of the Bill: Provided that if such amendment seeks to make any change in
    (a) Article 54, Article 55, Article 73, Article 162 or Article 241, or
    (b) Chapter IV of Part V, Chapter V of Part VI, or Chapter I of Part XI, or
    (c) any of the Lists in the Seventh Schedule, or
    (d) the representation of States in Parliament, or
    (e) the provisions of this article, the amendment shall also require to be ratified by the Legislature of not less than one-half of the States by resolution to that effect passed by those Legislatures before the Bill making provision for such amendment is presented to the President for assent

    Monis Rasool Professor Answered on 31st July 2015.
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