By: D.K Chaudhary
Q.1 Indian constitution does not grant which of the following Rights? (MP. PCS 2010)
(A) Right to Equal Shelter. (B) Right to Equality.
(C) Right to freedom of Religion. (D) Right to Liberty.
|The Indian Constitution gives Right to Equality Art.14—18, right to freedom of Religion Art. 25—28 and Right to Liberty Art. 19—22 But does not provide Right to Equal Shelter.|
Q.2 The right to equqlity is granted by 5 Atricles in the Indian Constitution. There are? (UP. A.R.O./R.O. 2014)
(A) Article 13—17 (B) Article 14—18
(C) Article 15—19 (D) Article 16—20
|See the explanation of above question.|
Q.3 Which of the following is not a Fundamental Right granted by the Indian constitution to the citizens? (R.A.S/ R.T.S 2003)
(A) Right to Settle in any part of the country.
(B) Right to gender equality.
(C) Right to information.
(D) Right to against exploitation.
|The right to information is not given to citizens as a fundamental Right. It is a legal or statutory right which is provided under right to information Act. 2005. All others rights given in the options are Fundamental Rights.|
Q.4 Which one of the following rights is available to all persons under the Indian Constitution? (UP. PCS 2010)
(A) Right to Equal protection of the law. (B) Right against discrimination.
(C) Right to liberty (D) Cultural and Educational rights.
|The Equal protection of law and equality before law is guaranted by the article 14 which is given to all persons under the Indian Constitution, but the Right against Discrimination Art. 15,16, Right to liberty Art.19 and the Cultural and Educational right Art.29—30 are available only to citizens of India.|
Q.5 A British citizen staying in India cannot right to? (I.A.S 1999)
(A) Freedom of trade and profession. (B) Equality before the law.
(C) Protection of life and personal liberty. (D) Freedom of Religion.
|A British citizen staying in India cannot claim right to freedom of trade of profession because the right which has been provided under Article 19(1)(g) is only to the citizens of India, But other three Rights given in the options are available to every person.|
Q.6 Which of the following Fundamental Right is not avalible to foreign citizens? (UP.PCS 2007)
(A) Equality before law. (B) Right of Freedom of Expression.
(C) Right of Freedom of life and Body. (D) Right against exploitation.
|Under the constitution, there are various fundamental rights which has been given both to citizen and non—citizen equality. These rights are (1) Equality before law Art. 14, (2) protection in respect of conviction for offence Art. 20, (3) Protection of life and liberty Art.21, (4) Right to education Art.21 (5) Right against exploitation Art.23—24 , (6) Right to freedom of religion Art.25, 26, 27 and 28. Whereas to provision related to Article 19(1)(a) freedom of speech and expression is available only to citizens of India.|
Q.7 Which one of the following Articles of the constitution of India is related to Equality before law?
(A) Art.16 (B) Art.15
(C) Art.14 (D) Art.13
|See the explanation of above question.|
Q.8 Which of the following Rights conferred by the constitution of india is also available to non—citizens? (B. PCS 2011)
(A) Right to constitutional remedies.
(B) Freedom of speech.
(C) Freedom to move and settle in any part of the country.
(D) Freedom to acquire property.
|The Right to constitutional remedies is available to both citizens of India and non—citizens (Foreigners) but right to freedom of speech, freely travel throughout the country and to acquire property is given only to the citizens of India.|
Q.9 Which of the following Articles of the Indian Constitution guarantees equality of opportunity to all citizens of India in matters relating to public employment? (UP. PCS 2009)
(A) Article 15 (B) Article16 (1) and 16(2)
(C) Article 16(3) (D) Article 16(3), (4) and (5)
|Under Article 16 (1) and 16 (2), the equal opportunity for all citizens in matters relating to employment or appointment to any office under the State has been ensured.|
Q.10 Right to education to all children between the age group of to 14 years is? (UP. PCS 2006)
(A) Included in the directive principles of state policy.
(B) A Fundamental Right.
(C) A Statutory Right.
(D) None of the above.
|The Constitution 86th Amendment Act. 2002 inserted the Art. 21 A in the constitution of India to provide free and compulsory Education to all children in the age group of six to fourteen years as a fundamental right in such a manner as the state may, by law, determine. The right of children to free and compulsory education (RTA) Act, 2009 represents the constitutional lefislation envisaged under Article 21—A and the RTE Act came into effect on 1 April 2010.|