Indian Constitution

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The Constitution of India lays down the basic structure of a India's polity. Constitution of India was completed on 26 November 1949 however it come into force on 26 January 1950. 
Constitution of India contains the Preamble, the Fundamental Rights and the Directive Principles. These three may be described as the soul of the Indian Constitution. 
Preamble of Indian Constitution
Preamble of Indian Constitution is considered as the part of Indian constitution. It can be amended however basic structure of Indian constitution can not be altered. Preamble of Indian constitution deaclares that India is a Socialist, Secular, Sovergein, Democratic Republic. It also states that it the People of India who have given this constitution to themselves. 

Fundamental Rights
Fundamental Rights are rights provided by Constituion of India. Some of these rights are available to everyone that is to citizen and non citizens, however there are few rights which are avialable only to citizens of India. Following are the Fundamental Rights provided by Indian Constitution
Right to Equality — Articles 14 to 18
Right to Freedom — Articles 19 to 22
Right against Exploitation — Articles 23 and 24
Right to Freedom of Religion — Articles 25 to 28
Cultural and Educational Rights — Articles 29 and 30
Right to Constitutional Remedies — Articles 32
These Fundamental Rights are not absolute and reasonable restriction can be imposed on these rights. 

DIRECTIVE PRINCIPLES OF STATE POLICY
Part IV of Indian Constitution provides Directive Principles of State Policy. These principals are only guidelines which are provided to the Government of India and can not be enforced like Fundamental Rights.


FUNDAMENTAL DUTIES
Article 51A of Indian Constituion imposes the fundamental duties on every citizen of India. In case of Surya Narain v. Union of India it was held that Fundamental duties can’t be enforced by writs.


Students preparing for CSEET should study online notes and practice these online online Test Series and Online mulitple Choice Question from chapter Indian Constitution from CSEET Subject Legal Aptitude and Logical Reasoning.

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