Part-IV of Indian Constitution deals with Directive Principles of State Policy (DPSP). They are borrowed from the Irish Constitution. They are principles aimed at providing social and economic justice and paving the way towards a welfare state.
Here we are going to look at the list of Articles of DPSP:
Directive Principles of State Policy
Application of the principles contained in this Part.
State to secure a social order for the promotion of welfare of the people.
Certain principles of policy to be followed by the State.
Equal justice and free legal aid.
Organisation of village panchayats.
Right to work, to education and to public assistance in certain cases
Provision for just and humane conditions of work and maternity relief.
Secure a Living wage, etc., for workers.
Participation of workers in management of industries.
Uniform civil code for the citizens.
Provision for free and compulsory education for children
Promote the educational and economic interests of SCs, STs, and other weaker sections of the society and to protect them from social injustice and exploitation
Duty of the State to raise the level of nutrition and the standard of living of people and to improve public health
Organisation of agriculture and animal husbandry
Protection and improvement of environment and safeguarding of forests and wild life of the country.
Protection of monuments and places and objects of national importance