Civics

Which of the following rights are available to Indian citizens as well as foreigners residing in Indian territory?
I. Cultural and Educational Rights.
II. Right to Freedom of religion.
III. Right against discrimination by the State on grounds of religion, race, caste, sex or place of birth.
IV. Right to personal liberty.


ANSWER

II and IV


SOLUTION
Article 25 which basically talks about the freedom of religion, it's profession and practice and Article 21 which is Right to life and personal liberty are granted by the Constitution to all "persons" which means not only citizens but non-citizens (foreigners) shall also be entitled to these rights and can enforce them in court of law upon violation.
View Full Answer

Its FREE, you're just one step away

Create your Digital Resume For FREE on your name's sub domain "yourname.wcard.io". Register Here!


Single Correct Medium Published on 15th 09, 2020
Next Question
Questions 120418
Subjects 10
Chapters 88
Enrolled Students 75
Enroll Now For FREE

Realted Questions

Q1 Single Correct Medium
Who can seek information from government under "right to information Act"?
  • A. Any Citizen
  • B. Only government officials
  • C. Only elected members of Loksabha
  • D. Only elected members of Vidhan Sabha

Asked in: Civics - Democratic Rights


1 Verified Answer | Published on 15th 09, 2020

View Answer
Q2 Single Correct Medium
The right to constitutional remedies in India is available to ________________.
  • A. citizens of India only
  • B. any person for enforcing any of the fundamental rights conferred on all persons
  • C. an aggrieved individual alone
  • D. all persons in case of infringement of any fundamental right

Asked in: Civics - Democratic Rights


1 Verified Answer | Published on 15th 09, 2020

View Answer
Q3 Single Correct Medium
Which of the following Fundamental Rights is also available to a foreigner on the soil of India?
  • A. Equality of opportunity in the matter of public employment
  • B. Freedoms of movement, residence and profession
  • C. Protection from discrimination on grounds only of religion, race, caste or sex
  • D. Protection of life and personal liberty against action without authority of law

Asked in: Civics - Democratic Rights


1 Verified Answer | Published on 15th 09, 2020

View Answer
Q4 Single Correct Medium
Which statement/s is/are not correct regarding the Fundamental Rights?
I. Some of these rights are not available to the Armed Forces.
II. They are automatically suspended when any emergency is proclaimed by the President.
III. The President alone can decide upon modifying their application to the Armed Forces.
IV. They cannot be amended as they form a basic feature of the Constitution
  • A. I and II
  • B. II, III and IV
  • C. I and IV
  • D. I, II, III and IV

Asked in: Civics - Democratic Rights


1 Verified Answer | Published on 15th 09, 2020

View Answer
Q5 Single Correct Medium
Consider the following statements:
1. There are twelve Fundamental Duties laid down in the Constitution of India for every citizen of India.
2. There is no provision in the Constitution of India for direct enforcement of the Fundamental Duties.
3. One of the Fundamental Duties of every citizen of India is to cast his/her vote in general or State elections so as to maintain a vibrant democracy in India.
Which of the statements given above is/are correct?
  • A. 1 and 2
  • B. 2 only
  • C. 2 and 3
  • D. 3 only

Asked in: Civics - Democratic Rights


1 Verified Answer | Published on 15th 09, 2020

View Answer