It is the supreme law of the country. It is to be obeyed by all its citizens.
It lays down the framework defining fundamental political principles,
establishes the structure , procedures, powers & duties of government institutions
sets out fundamental rights, directive principles and duties of citizens
the constitution of India
declares india to be sovereign, socialist, secular, democratic, republic,
assuring its citizens of justice, equality and liberty, and
endeavours to promote fraternity among the citizens.