The father of the Indian Constitution says that "I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved". In any state Women's Safety is very important, The constitution of India protects Women's Rights. In the Constitution of India, there are certain provisions that protect women's rights Let's see in brief ...
1) Article 14 Right to equality -
Article 14 of the Constitution of India provides for equality before the law or equal protection of the laws within the territory of India.
2) Article 15 Prohibition of discrimination -
Article 15 of the Indian Constitution secures the citizens from every sort of discrimination by the State, on the grounds of religion, race, caste, sex or place of birth or any of them.
3) Article15(3) -
Article15(3) of the Indian Constitution empowers the State to make special provisions for women to ensure social-economic upliftment and empowerment. As per Article 15(3), Nothing in this article shall prevent the State from making any special provision for women and children.”
4) Article 16 -
Article 16 of the Indian Constitution provides Equal opportunities in matters relating to employment or appointment of any office under the State.
5) Article 19 -
Article 19, Rights regarding freedom to speech and expression, assemble, form associations or unions or co-operative societies, move freely, reside and settle in any part of the territory of India and to practice any profession, carry occupation, trade or business
6) Article 21 Right to Life and Personal Liberty.
7) Article 21-A Right to free and compulsory education (for all children in the age group of six to fourteen years)
8) Article 22 Protection against arrest and detention and provides basic guidelines and procedures to be followed for such arrest or detention
9) Article 23 Prohibits and criminalizes human trafficking and forced labor
10) Article 29 and 30 - Under Articles 29 and 30, certain cultural and educational rights are guaranteed