|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.