SSC Indian Polity and Civics Sample Paper NCERT Sample Paper-3

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    The theory of basic structure of Constitution was propounded by the Supreme Court in

    A)  Golak Nath case

    B)  Keshavananda Bharati Case

    C)  Gopalan vs. State of Madras

    D)  None of these

    Correct Answer: B

    Solution :

    [b] In 1973, the largest ever Constitutional Bench of 13 Judges, heard arguments in Kesavananda Bharati v. State of Kerala and held, by a margin of 7-6, that although no part of the constitution, including fundamental rights, was beyond the amending power of Parliament (thus overruling the 1967 case), the "basic structure of the Constitution could not be abrogated even by a constitutional amendment"

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