Consider the following:

  1. Environment
  2. Public Property
  3. Wildlife
  4. SCs, STs and other weaker sections

Protection of which of the above is Fundamental Duty in Part IVA of Constitution?

Answer: [C] 1, 2 & 3 Only

Fundamental Duties are:

  • To abide by the constitution and respect its ideals and institution, the National Flag and the National Anthem
  • To cherish and follow the noble ideals which inspired our national struggle for freedom the National Flag and the National Anthem
  • To uphold and protect the sovereignty, unity and integrity of India
  • To defend the country and render national service when called upon to do so
  • To promote harmony and the spirit of common brotherhood amongst all the people of India transcending religious, linguistic and regional or sectional diversities
  • To renounce practices derogatory to the dignity of women
  • To value and preserve the rich heritage of our composite culture
  • To protect and improve the natural environment including forests, lakes, rivers and wildlife and to have compassion for living creatures
  • To develop the scientific temper, humanism and the spirit of inquiry and reform To safeguard public property and to abjure violence
  • To strive towards excellence in all spheres of individual and collective activity so that the nation constantly rises to higher levels of endeavour and achievement Who is a parent or guardian to provide opportunities for education to his child or, as the case may be, ward between the age of six and fourteen years.

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