This Constitution may be called the Constitution of India.
Draft Article 313A, Draft Constitution of India 1948
313A. This Constitution may be called the “Constitution of India”.
Draft Article 313A (Article 393 of the Constitution of India 1950) was not present in the Draft Constitution and was introduced in the Constituent Assembly by a Drafting Committee Member on 17 October 1949.
The Draft Article declared that the Constitution that the Assembly would adopt around a week later on 26 November 1949 would be called the “Constitution of India”.
The Draft Article did not generate any discussion in the Constituent Assembly and was adopted as part of the Constitution on 17 October 1949.