“WE, THE PEOPLE OF INDIA, having solemnly resolved to constitute India into a SOVEREIGN, SOCIALIST, SECULAR, DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC and to secure to all its citizens:

JUSTICE, social, economic and political;

LIBERTY of thought, expression, belief, faith and worship;

EQUALITY of status and of opportunity; and to promote among them all

FRATERNITY assuring the dignity of the individual and the unity and integrity of the Nation;

IN OUR CONSTITUENT ASSEMBLY this 26th day of November, 1949, do HEREBY ADOPT, ENACT AND GIVE TO OURSELVES THIS CONSTITUTION.”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Social Justice as per the Preamble to the Indian constitution:

Social Justice means the absence of socially privileged classes in the society and no discrimination against any citizen on grounds of caste, creed, colour, religion, sex or place of birth. India stands for eliminating all forms of exploitations from the society.

  • As a Whole

 

 

  • 7th Schedule
  • 11th Schedule
  • 12th Schedule
  • Disability and Old
    1. DPSP: Art. Right to work, to education and to public assistance in certain Directive cases – Principles of State Policy The State shall, within the limits of its economic capacity and development, make effective provision for securing the right to work, to education and to public assistance in cases of unemployment, old age, sickness and disablement, and in other cases of undeserved want.
  • Socially and Educationally Backward classes
    1. Appointment of a Commission to investigate the conditions of backward classes
    2. Article 15: Prohibition of discrimination on grounds of religion, race, caste, sex or place of birth
    3. Article 16: Equality of opportunity in matters of public employment
    4. National Commission for Scheduled Castes