UPHJS2018-1
Pre. Exam

10. The Supreme Court can be moved under Article 32 of the Constitution of India for the enforcement of :
(a) Directive principles of state policy
(b) Fundamental rights
(c) Civil rights
(d) Fundamental duties

Answer and Notes Answer is B

Explanation : The jurisdiction vested in the Supreme Court is exercisable only for the enforcement of Fundamental Rights conferred by Part III of the Constitution. Article 32 (2) of Constitution lays down that the Supreme Court shall have power to issue directions or orders or writs, including writs in the nature of habeas corpus, mandamus, prohibition, quo warranto and certiorari. whichever may be appropriate, for the enforcement of any of the rights conferred by part III of the Constitution.