10 Legal Rights Every Indian Citizen Should Be Aware Of
By Advocate B.Srikiran / 2016-12-02
The Indian legal system has given a lot of power to its citizens in form of rights. But as we all know the Indian constitution is very complex. The complexity level has reached that point that we all fail to know our own basic rights.

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The Indian legal system has given a lot of power to its citizens in form of rights. But as we all know the Indian constitution is very complex. The complexity level has reached that point that we all fail to know our own basic rights.

For example: if your cylinder explodes, you are entitled to Rs 40 lakh as compensation. There are many such rights awarded to citizens of India. But unfortunately, most of us have a vague or a very little information about the legal system and its tenets. So, to help people know their rights and to help them fight back, here are 10 legal rights that we should be aware of.

Right against Violation of IPR

“A bundle of intangible rights granted by statute to the author or originator of certain literary or artistic productions, whereby, for a limited period, the exclusive privilege is given to that person (or to any party to whom he or she transfers ownership) to make copies of the same for publication and sale.” Sometimes, by doing some typical online activities, you are probably breaking copyright law. If you use a copyrighted video or song in your home video which is to be uploaded on the internet (for e.g. YouTube).you are infringing on the Digital Millennium Copyright Act

Ways by which you can reduce the risk of being caught:

The Indian legal system has given a lot of power to its citizens in form of rights. But as we all know the Indian constitution is very complex. The complexity level has reached that point that we all fail to know our own basic rights.

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