"Democracy promotes dignity and freedom of citizen". Explain. (3 marks)
a country get developed when citizens develop...democracy gives due respect to each and every citizen.the wish of majority is taken on consideration andthinks of its negativ and positive aspects and takes decisions.it promotes education of people,active participation of women,freedom of expression and speech,freedom for information etc...by promoting dignity and freedom of citizen
a) In a democratic country people have the freedom to choose their representatives on the basis of universal adult franchise.
b) Most societies across the world were historically male dominated. Equal treatment of women became the necessary requirement of a democratic society. Thus, their status in democratic countries improved.
c) In a non-democratic setup, there is no legal basis for freedom and dignity of individuals. Democracy in India has strengthened the claims of the disadvantaged and discriminated castes for equal status and equal opportunity. d) Democracy transforms people from the status of subjects under a king or a dictator to the status of citizens with rights and duties. Many Fundamental rights are granted to citizens in a democratic country. One such right is the right to freedom, which is a cluster of many rights like freedom to travel anywhere, freedom to assemble anywhere, freedom to choose any profession, to choose any religion etc.
democracy is based on political equality.
here the poor and less educated have the same status as the rich and more educated have.
women are also granted the right to vote.
everybody is granted the access to freedom be it the freedom to vote, assembly in a peaceful manner, right to form political associations etc.