Schedules of the constitution of India

  Schedules to Constitution Schedules to Indian constitution means some important lists that categorize the government activities. Schedules to Indian Constitution *First Schedule State and the Union Territories Second Schedule Provisions as to 1.       the President and the Governors of States 2.       Speaker and the Deputy Speaker of the House of the People and the Chairman and… Continue reading Schedules of the constitution of India

GRASSROOTS GOVERNANCE POWER OF THE PEOPLE

The Preamble to our Constitution speaks of ‘We. the people of India…… Hereby adopt, enact and give to ourselves this Constitution’. The transfer of power from the hands of the British masters took place on 15 August 1947. The Constitution was adopted on 26 November 1949. With its commencement on 26 January 1950, the Sovereign… Continue reading GRASSROOTS GOVERNANCE POWER OF THE PEOPLE

Capital punishment for RAPE

Kautilya prescribes capital sentence for the offence of rape against woman in custody committed by an officer of the State. Also, there is provision of heavy punishment for rape on minor girl and if the victim dies, Kautilya prescribes death punishment. There are certain categories of sexual intercourse which are strictly prohibited both for men… Continue reading Capital punishment for RAPE