The Constituent Assembly of India

A constituent assembly is a body of representatives which is composed for drafting a constitution. In our times, we have recently seen how Nepal’s constituent assembly has drafted its constitution recently. We note that drafting the constitution is the only function of a constituent assembly. Once the constitution is ready and adopted; the assembly is dissolved. Further, since members of constituent assembly are representatives (elected or unelected); it’s a form of representative democracy. Continue reading “The Constituent Assembly of India”