INDIAN CONSTITUTION SCHEDULES

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INDIAN CONSTITUTION SCHEDULES
INDIAN CONSTITUTION SCHEDULES
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In our recent topics we have
covered the Indian constitution preamble, borrowed features, parts and its
Articles. So as continuing INDIAN
CONSTITUTION,
today we are providing the Schedules of the Indian Constitution. Indian constitution is world’s
lengthiest constitution have 448 articles in 25 parts, 12 schedules, 5
appendices and 98 amendments.
But at
the time of commencement there were only 395 articles in 22 parts and 8
schedules.

SCHEDULES
IN INDIAN CONSTITUTION
FIRST
SCHEDULE
In Indian constitution first
Schedule is related to List of States and Union Territories in India.
SECOND
SCHEDULE
Second Schedule related to Salary
of President, Governor, Chief Judges, Judges of High Court and Supreme Court,
Comptroller and Auditor General.
THIRD
SCHEDULE
Forms of Oaths and affirmations
FOURTH SCHEDULE
Allocate seats for each State of
India in Rajya Sabha
FIVTH
SCHEDULE
Administration and control of
Scheduled Areas and Tribes.
SIXTH
SCHEDULE
Provisions for administration of
Tribal Area in Assam, Meghalaya, Tripura and Mizoram.
SEVENTH
SCHEDULE
Gives allocation of powers and
functions between Union and States.
Contains 3 lists;
1)    
Union list (for Central Govt.): 100 subjects
2)    
States list (Powers of State Govt.): 61 subjects
3)    
Concurrent list (Both Union and States); 52 subjects
EIGHTH
SCHEDULE

List of 22 languages of India
recognized by constitution.
1.     
Assamese
2.     
Bengali
3.     
Gujarati
4.     
Hindi
5.     
Kannada
6.     
Kashmir
7.     
Konkani
8.     
Malayalam
9.     
Manipuri
10. 
Marathi
11. 
Nepali
12. 
Oriya
13. 
Punjabi
14. 
Sanskrit
15. 
Sindhi
16. 
Tamil
17. 
Telegu
18. 
Urdu
19. 
Santhali
20. 
Bodo
21. 
Maithili
22. 
Dogri
·        
Sindhi was added in 1967 by 21st amendment.
·        
Konkani, Manipuri and Nepali were added in 1992 by 71st
amendment
·        
Santhali, Maithili, Bodo and Dogri were added in 2003 by 92nd
amendment
NINTH
SCHEDULE
This Schedule is Added by 1st
amendment in 1951. Contains acts and orders related to land tenure, land tax,
railways, industries.
(Right of Property not a
fundamental right now).
TENTH
SCHEDULE
This Schedule is Added by 52nd
amendment in 1985 and it Contains provisions of disqualification of grounds of
defection.
ELEVENTH
SCHEDULE
This Schedule is added by 73rd
amendment in 1992 and it Contains provisions of Panchayati Raj.
TWELFTH
SCHEDULE
This Schedule is also added in
1992 by 74TH amendment and it Contains provisions of Municipal
Corporation.
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