Gazette Dated 7th Har 2006/ 9th June, 1949.
Document No 119
Whereas I have decided for reasons of health to leave
the State for a temporary period and to entrust to the Yuvaraj Shree Karan
Singh Ji Bahadur for that period all my powers and functions in regard
to the Government of the State;
Now, therefore, I hereby direct and declare the all powers and functions,
whether legislative, executive or judicial which are exercisable by me
in relation to the State and its Government, including in particular my
right and prerogative of making Laws, of issuing Proclamations, Orders
and Ordinances, of remitting, commuting or reducing sentences and of pardoning
offenders, shall during the period of my absence from the State be exercisable
by Yuvaraj Shree Karan Singh Ji Bahadur.
Sd/- Hari Singh