Critique on the Concept of Rule of Law and its Application in the Indian Polity

Miriam Solomon
Symbiosis Law School, Pune, India

Volume III, Issue IV, 2020

This author of this article first goes about to briefly define what exactly the term Rule of Law implies, and then moves onto the major issues that it presents. Post this, the author points out the common errors or limitations in the implication of the doctrine. Further, the author goes on to enumerate the aspects it affects the most, specifically covering the application of the doctrine in a welfare state such as that of India. The article concludes with the evolution of its application by tracing its growth from the colonial period till date.