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The Constitution of India is the supreme law of India. It lays down the framework defining fundamental political principles, establishes the structure, procedures, powers, and duties of government institutions, and sets out fundamental rights, directive principles, and the duties of citizens. It is the longest[1] written constitution of any sovereign country in the world, containing 448[Note 1][2] articles in 25[Note 2] parts, 12[Note 3] schedules, 5 appendices and 98[Note 4]amendments (out of 120[3] Constitution Amendment Bills). Besides the English version, there is an official Hindi translation. Dr. Bhimrao Ramji Ambedkar is widely regarded as the father of the Indian Constitution.
The Preamble to the Constitution of India is "Declaration of Independence" statement & a brief introductory that sets out the guiding principles & purpose of the document.It is the soul of the Indian Constitution, written by the Father of Indian Constitution Dr. B. R. Ambedkar.
Proper function of a Preamble is to explain certain facts which are necessary to be explained before the enactments contained in the Act can be understood.[1] Preamble is not an integral part of the Indian constitution was once decided upon by the Supreme Court of India in the BeruBari case;[2] therefore it is not enforceable in a court of law. However, the Supreme Court of India has, in theKesavananda case, recognised that the preamble may be used to interpret ambiguous areas of the constitution where differing interpretations present themselves. Supreme Court held that the Preamble is an integral part of the Constitution.
The preamble-page, along with many other pages of the original Constitution of India, was designed and decorated solely by renowned painter Beohar Rammanohar Sinha . As such, the page bears Beohar Rammanohar Sinha's short signature Ram in Devanagari lower-right corner.
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