Committees of the Constituent Assembly

Constituent Assembly appointed number of committees to deal with different tasks of Constitution making. Some of them are

Name Headed by


Union powers committee Jawaharlal Nehru


Union Constitution committee Jawaharlal Nehru


Provincial Constitution committee Sardar Patel


Drafting committee Dr BR Ambedkar


Advisory committee on Fundamental Rights, Minorities and Tribal and excluded Areas Sardar Patel


Rules of procedure committee Dr Rajendra Prasad


State committees (committee for negotiating with states) Jawaharlal Nehru


Steering committee Dr Rajendra Prasad