List of democratic rights we enjoy today whose origins could be traced to the French Revolution

List of democratic rights we enjoy today whose origins could be traced to the French Revolution

Some of the democratic rights which we enjoy today, whose origins could be traced to the French Revolution are an integral part of the Preamble, Fundamental Rights and Directive Principles of the Indian Constitution.

i. Right to equality including equality before law, prohibition of discrimination and equality of opportunity in matters of employment.

ii. Right to freedom of speech and expression including right to practice any profession or occupation.

iii. Right against exploitation.

iv. Right to life.

v. Right to vote.

vi. Promotion of the idea of fraternity by maintaining friendly relations with foreign countries in the spirit of brotherhood.