Is Central Administrative Tribunal is a constitutional body - true or false ?
The Supreme Court has been described as a continuous Constitutional convention, as it continues to expand the scope of the Constitution in conformity with the growing demands of the Indian society.
It is primarily through the power of the judicial review that the Court has been hekomg jn the growth of the Constitution.
The most fundamental contribution in this regard is that it emphasises that, in India it is the Constitution which is supreme.
Whenever there was a parliamentary threat to the Constitution, the Court succeeded in protecting it through various decisions, culminating in the doctrine of 'Basic Structure' as propounded in the Kesavananda Bharati case.
By providing a liberal interpretation of the Constitution, especially Arts. 19 and 21, it has expanded the scope of the Fundame ...more