|These are negative as they prohibit the State from doing certain things.
|DPSPs are positive as they require the State to do certain things
|FRs are justiciable, that is, they are legally enforceable by the courts in case of their violation.
|These are non-justiciable, that is, they are not legally enforceable by the courts for their violation.
|They aim at establishing political democracy in the country.
|DPSPs aim at establishing social and economic democracy in the country.
|These have legal sanctions.
|These have moral and political sanctions.
|FRs promote the welfare of the individual.
Hence, they are personal and individualistic.
|DPSPs promote the welfare of the community.
Hence, they are socialistic.
|They do not require any legislation for their implementation.
They are automatically enforced.
|They require legislation for their implementation.
They are not automatically enforced.
|The courts are bound to declare a law violates any of the Fundamental Rights as unconstitutional and invalid.
|The courts cannot declare a law violates of the DPSPs as unconstitutional.
However, they can uphold the validity of a law on the ground that it was enacted to give effect to a directive.