The meaning of Independence of the Judiciary and the need to do so.
Meaning of Judiciary: By Independence of Judiciary means its independence from the control of the executive and the legislature. This also means a fair, impartial, fearless and honest judiciary. An independent judiciary alone can do Justice. The Supreme Court and the High Courts administer justice not only between citizen’s but between ‘Citizens’ and ‘State’. Thus the Independence of Judges is essential for the functioning of a democratic constitution.