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Brief history of law in india law in india has evolved from religious prescription to the current constitutional and legal system we have today, traversing through secular legal systems and the common law. The british introduced the modern concept of the rule of law this meant that their administration was to be carried out, at least in theory, in obedience to laws, which clearly defined the rights. Rule of law in india: an overview original contribution by surya deva, associate professor, school of law, city university of hong kong, hong kong i introduction the term 'rule of law' is not used in the indian constitution anywhere.
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This paper discusses the concept of rule of law in india it also discusses with the theoretical and practical application of the same in india. Rule of law in india by arpit batra the constitution of india declares that we are a democraticsecular and a socialist republic the rule of. The four universal principles of the rule of law, how we measure it, and what it means for you.