Temporary, transitional and special provisions.
392 Power of the President to remove difficulties.-
(1) The President may,
for the purpose of removing any difficulties, particularly in relation to the transition
from the provisions of the Government of India Act, 1935, to the provisions of this
Constitution, by order direct that this Constitution shall, during such period as may be
specified in the order, have effect subject to such adaptations, whether by way of
modification, addition or omission, as he may deem to be necessary or expedient:
Provided that no such
order shall be made after the first meeting of Parliament duly constituted under Chapter
II of Part V.
(2) Every order made
under clause (1) shall be laid before Parliament.
(3) The powers conferred
on the President by this article, by article 324, by clause (3) of article 367 and by
article 391 shall, before the commencement of this Constitution, be exercisable by the
Governor-General of the Dominion of India.