A Tale of Human Rights in India

International Journal of Research and Analysis, Vol 1, Iss. 2, 2013

16 Pages Posted: 15 Feb 2015 Last revised: 18 Apr 2016

See all articles by Manjeet Sahu

Manjeet Sahu

National University of Study and Research in Law (NUSRL); University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES), Students

Date Written: February 14, 2013

Abstract

Thirty five decade under the thumb of Britishers had outcasted the inherent rights of an individual in India. The emergence of new independent state in the geographical map with a self-regulator in the form of Democratic Government reflected a ray of hope to the common citizens that their inherent human rights will be preserved and they can peacefully enjoy the comfortable environment in their own land. One of the greatest achievements with the independence was the identification of our personal human right and its protection. Human Rights are the basic unit of civilized community. We still believe in the concept of survival of the fittest which sometime create rift in the society and amounts to Human Rights Violation. I have tried to highlight some of the Human Rights issues identified by the court and its adjudication for the same. I have also tried to relate it with the existing legislation and measures taken by the Government of India in order to curb the Human Rights Violations. Can we have "Ramrajya" in "Kalyuga" is a burning issues to be pondered upon.

Keywords: Human Rights, Identification, Civilized, Violation, Adjudication

JEL Classification: K10

Suggested Citation

Sahu, Manjeet Kumar, A Tale of Human Rights in India (February 14, 2013). International Journal of Research and Analysis, Vol 1, Iss. 2, 2013. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2396301

Manjeet Kumar Sahu (Contact Author)

National University of Study and Research in Law (NUSRL) ( email )

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India
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University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES), Students ( email )

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India

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