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Jul 16 10 tweets 6 min read

On 26th Jan 1950, just two and half years after India achieved independence, the Indian Constitution took effect. India became a republic after national leaders spent 165 days debating topics ranging from a Uniform Civil Code to federalism.
1/10 Image These discussions took place against the backdrop of events such as the tragic Partition of India, the beginning of the Kashmir conflict, Mahatma Gandhi's assassination and the merging of 300 princely states into the Indian union.
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