RULE OF LAW IN INDIA

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What Does 'Rule Of Law' Really Mean In India?

India was ranked 59th in the Rule Of Law Index (ROL), 2015, released by the World Justice Project (WLP). The United Nations' and WLP's ROL indicators are mainly associated with the absence of corruption, open government, fundamental human rights, access to justice and clear regulatory framework. ROL is thus directly linked to the stability and progress of a country. But what exactly does the term mean, and how is it practised, in India?