Gopal Subramanium explores the heritage of the Indian constitution

Gopal Subramanium is a noted scholar on constitutional theory. In this video, he explains the impact of the Indian constitution on its people.

In particular, Subramanium highlights how Dr. B. R. Ambedkar and B. N. Rau contributed to the democratic framework of the Indian constitution. He also discusses the global influences that shaped its constitution, including France and the USA, as well as the UK's Westminster Model and Magna Carta.

Additionally, Subramanium discusses how the Indian constitution inspired the legal systems of other nations, such as South Africa's, which were introduced after the Apartheid. He ends by touching on the importance of updating constitutional principles to align with contemporary understandings and values.

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