Socialism in India has been accepted in the meaning of 'Democratic Socialism'. The Preamble states the philosophical foundations of the Constitution India and enumerates its objectives. Every constitution has a preamble with which it begins and which embodies its objectives or basic purposes. It was introduced and discussed in the Constituent Assembly and passed by it like the rest of the provisions of the Constitution. Drafting , a who became the first in the and was , was appointed as the assembly's constitutional adviser in 1946.
The Indian Constitution: Cornerstone of a Nation 2nd ed. Their thinking is in line with the idea of welfare state which would prevent only the excess of exploitation and free competition without destroying individual initiative and without detriment to the political freedoms. It is also called the soul and main essence of Indian constitution. While the end may expand, or alter, the point of commencement can never change. It was adopted and enacted by the Constituent Assembly acting as the elected representative body of the people of India.
In fact the Democratic principles of the country flow from this memorable last line of the Preamble. It embodies the most important values and objectives of our constitution. It normally expresses the political, moral and religious values which the constitution is intended to promote. The same amendment contributed to the changes of the words unity of the nation into unity and integrity of the nation. The Constitution of India; a Comparative Study. The use of these words in the Preamble shows, it embodies the basic philosophy and fundamental values on which the Constitution is based.
It is the integral part of our Constitution. In this connection reference may be made to two decisions of the Supreme Court viz. It is however , noteworthy that these right were incorporated in the constitution by a number of amendments effected after the constitution was promulgated. The Preamble declares, therefore, in unequivocal terms that the source of all authority under the Constitution is the people of India and that there is no subordination to any external authority. The preamble serves the following points: - 1 It indicates the sources from where the constitution has come viz. It means that it has the power to legislate on any subject; and that it is not subject to the control of any other State or external power. The Preamble secures to all citizens of India liberty of thought, expression, belief, faith and worship, through their Fundamental Rights, enforceable in court of law, in case of violation.
Thakur Dass Bhargawa says Preamble is the most precious part and the soul of the constitution. As opposed to a monarchy, in which the head of state is appointed on a hereditary basis for life or at least until abdication, a democratic republic is an entity in which the head of state is elected, directly or indirectly, for a fixed tenure. The Constitution of India provides for a liberal democracy in which all the people have the right and freedom to participate. It means that the powers are not divisible between sovereign and any other person, as the sovereign is absolute authority in a sovereign state. Her membership of the 1 Justice R C Lahoti, Preamble The spirit and backbone of Indian constitution 2nd edn.
A committee under the chairmanship of Sardar Swaran Singh recommended that this amendment be enacted after being constituted to study the question of amending the constitution in the light of past experience. Every citizen enjoys this right without any discrimination on the basis of caste, creed, colour, sex, Religious intolerance or education. Indian constitution Maker preserves the spirit of fraternity through single citizenship. In conclusion I would like to just say that this is very true that preamble is the basic part of any document and it is but obvious to our constitution because it is the supreme law of our country, but Is it true that our constitution is so complete and perfect. The word was added by the 42nd amendment act , 1976 during the emergency.
Absence of any punctuation mark between different words of the expression supports this fact. Equality in the political sphere gives each adult citizen the power to vote freely. Even though on his very channel every representative of Islam from Lakhnau to Hyderabad was vociferously demanding that Sulman Rushdie should not be allowed to come to India, the star anchor Arnab Goswami kept on saying fringe elements of the Muslim society are opposed. One of the earliest matters which engaged the attention of Constitution makers related to the wording of the Preamble of the Constitution. The Preamble to an Act sets out the main objectives which he legislation is intended to achieve. The preamble came into force only on January 26, 1950.
Although, it is permissible to look at the Preamble for understanding the import of various clauses contained in the bill, full effect should be given to the express provisions of the bill, even though they appear to go beyond the terms of Preamble. The purpose of the Preamble is to clarify who has made the Constitution, what is its source, what is the ultimate sanction behind it; what is the nature of the polity which is sought to be established by the Constitution and what are its goals and objectives? It separates the power of the state and religion. While deliberating the revised draft constitution, the assembly moved, discussed and disposed off 2,473 amendments out of a total of 7,635. It stands for the grant of equal political rights to all the people without any discrimination. The Preamble contains the basic elements or the fundamental features of our Constitution.
§ Sir Alladi Krishnaswami- Constituent Assembly Debates. Its was Prem Behari Narain Raizada. But common to all forms of democracies in the participation of the people directly or indirectly. The Preamble is so important because it highlights the type of society and government it wishes to establish. A is the supreme law of the land. In the Indian constitution, is dealt with in. Republic As opposed to a monarchy, in which the head of state is appointed on hereditary basis for a lifetime or until he abdicates from the throne, a democratic republic is an entity in which the head of state is elected, directly or indirectly, for a fixed tenure.