Schedules of Indian Constitution

Schedules of Indian Constitution: The constitution of India contains Schedules of Indian Constitution from 1 to 12th schedules.

Schedules of Indian Constitution

First Schedule

List of States and Union Territories.

Second Schedule

Salary of President, Governors, 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.

Fifth Schedule

Administration and control of Scheduled Areas and Tribes.

Sixth Schedule

Provisions for administration of Tribal Area in Asom, Meghalaya, Tripura, Mizoram and Arunachal Pradesh.

Seventh Schedule

Gives allocation of power and functions between Union and States. It contains three lists
Union Lists for Central Government having 98 subjects
State List for Powers of State Government having 62 subjects
Concurrent List for both Union and State with 52 subjects

Eighth Schedule

List of 22 languages of India recognized by the constitution.

  1. Assamese
  2. Bengali
  3. Gujarati
  4. Hindi
  5. Kannada
  6. Kashmiri
  7. Konkani (added in 1992 by 71st amendment)
  8. Malayalam
  9. Manipuri (added in 1992 by 71st amendment)
  10. Marathi
  11. Nepali (added in 1992 by 71st amendment)
  12. Orya
  13. Punjabi
  14. Sanskrit
  15. Sindhi (added in 1967 by 21st amendment)
  16. Tamil
  17. Telegu
  18. Urdu
  19. Santhali (added in 2003 by 92nd amendment)
  20. Bodo (added in 2003 by 92nd amendment)
  21. Maithili (added in 2003 by 92nd amendment)
  22. Dogri (added in 2003 by 92nd amendment)

 Ninth Schedule

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

Added by 52nd amendment in 1985. Contains provisions of disqualification on the grounds of defection

Eleventh Schedule

By 73rd amendment in 1992. Contains provisions of Panchayati Raj.

Twelfth Schedule

By 74th amendment in 1992. Contains provisions of Municipal Corporation.

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