The preamble of constitution sets out the main objectives, which the constitution makers wanted to achieve. Discuss this statement. Can preamble be amended under Art 368 of the constitution?

The preamble of constitution sets out the main objectives, which the constitution makers wanted to achieve. Discuss this statement. Can preamble be amended under Art 368 of the constitution?

Preamble useful to interpretation the constitution.
The principle generally sets the ideas and goal of constitution maker which then intended to achieve through that constitution. In Golaknath v.s State of Punjab court held that- the Preamble contained in nutshell the idea and aspiration of the constitution.
In Berubari Union and Exchange of Enclaves- it was held that – the constitution is the key to open the mind of the constitution makers. And it is not the part of the constitution.
Preamble also a legitimate aid in the interpretation of the constitution.
In Keshvanad Bharti v.s State of Kerala it was held that-
Constitution is extremely important and it should be read and interpretive in the light of the grand and noble vision of preamble. And preamble is the part of the constitution.
The purpose serve by preamble.
WE THE PEOPLE OF INDIA, having solemnly resolved to constitute India into a SOVEREIGN, SOCIALIST, SECULAR DEMOCRATIC REPUBLIC and to secure to all its citizens:
JUSCTICE, social, economic, political;
LIBERTY of thought ,expression, belief, faith and worship;
EQUALITY of status and of opportunity;
And to promote among them all
FRATERNITY assuring the dignity of individual and the unity of the nation.
It indicate the following purpose-
1. Source of constitution.- the source of the constitution is the people of India
which denote form the word in the preamble – We the People of India no
subordinate or external source of power other than people of India.
2. Enacting clause -which brings into force the constitution- having solemnly
resolved India Into- which shows the enactment clause of constitution.
3 Right and freedom of the people, type of Government and polity- to secure every citizen justice, liberty, and equality and fraternity right. And there would be sovereign, socialist and democratic ( head of the State is elected, direct and indirect democracy.)nature of government.
Objective of Preamble-
JUSCTICE, social, economic, political;
LIBERTY of thought ,expression, belief, faith and worship;
EQUALITY of status and of opportunity;
And to promote among them all
FRATERNITY assuring the dignity of individual and the unity of the nation
Amendment of Preamble- controversy in this point, some are agree and other are not agree. But the evidence shows that it can be amended which has been shown in 42ed Amendment of Constitution which add –Secularism, Socialism, and integrity.


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