Part-5 INDIAN CONSTITUTION: AT A GLANCE

Part-5 INDIAN CONSTITUTION: AT A GLANCE

SCHEDULES

FIRST SCHEDULE

  1. -The States.
  2. -The Union territories.

SECOND SCHEDULE

PART A– Provisions as to the President and the Governors of States.

PART B-[Repealed.]

PART C-Provisions as to the Speaker and the Deputy Speaker of the House of the People and the Chairman and the Deputy Chairman of the Council of States and the Speaker and the Deputy Speaker of the Legislative Assembly and the Chairman and the Deputy Chairman of the Legislative Council of a State.

PART D- Provisions as to the Judges of the Supreme Court and of the High Courts.

PART E- Provisions as to the Comptroller and Auditor-General of India.

THIRD SCHEDULE

Forms of Oaths or Affirmations.

FOURTH SCHEDULE : Allocation of seats in the Council of States.

FIFTH SCHEDULE : Provisions as to the Administration and Control of Scheduled Areas and Scheduled Tribes.

PART A-General.

PART B-Administration and Control of Scheduled Areas and Scheduled Tribes.

PART C- Scheduled Areas.

PART D-Amendment of the Schedule.

SIXTH SCHEDULE : Provisions as to the Administration of Tribal Areas in the States of Assam, Meghalaya, Tripura and Mizoram.

SEVENTH SCHEDULE : List I – Union List, List II- State List, List III- Concurrent List

EIGHTH SCHEDULE : Languages.

NINTH SCHEDULE : Validation of certain Acts and Regulations.

TENTH SCHEDULE : Provisions as to disqualification on ground of defection.

ELEVENTH SCHEDULE : Powers, authority and responsibilities of Panchayats.

TWELFTH SCHEDULE : Powers, authority and responsibilities of Municipalities, etc.

 

PREAMBLE

The PREAMBLE to the Indian Constitution (as amended in 1976) reads:

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 twenty-sixth day of November, 1949, do

hereby ADOPT, ENACT and GIVE TO OURSELVES this Constitution.