B.N Rau, the Constitutional Advisor to the Assembly, on the basis of the reports of the various subcommittees and discussions in the assembly mentioned in the previous stage, prepared a Draft Constitution. The Draft Constitution was ready by October 1946. This was to be scrutinized by the Drafting Committee.

Resources

The minutes of meetings of the Drafting Committee can be found in Volume 3 of Shiva Rao’s Framing of India’s Constitution pp. 316- 506. The Draft Constitution presented to the President of the Constituent Assembly can be found in Volume 3 of Shiva Rao’s Framing of India’s Constitution p. 517.