General Studies I
With reference to the constitution of India, consider the following :
1. Fundamental Rights
2. Fundamental Duties
3. Directive Principles of State Policy
Which of the above provisions of the Consitution of India is/are fulfilled by the National Social Assistance Programme launched by the Government of India?
|C||1 and 3 only|
|D||1, 2 and 3|
1. National Old Age Pension Scheme (NOAPS)
2. National Family Benefit Scheme (NFBS)
3. National Maternity Benefit Scheme (NMBS).
Article 41–Right to work, to education and to public assistance in certain cases.
Article 42–Provision for just and humane conditions of work and maternity relief.
All these schemes also fulfill the criteria of Right to Life, given under the Article 21 of the Constitution (Fundamental Right).
Ref: Wizard Indian Polity and constitution, pg. no. 170.