Explain any three characteristics of democracy???????

The features of democracy are:
1.  All the major decisions are taken by the candidates elected by people. For instance, in India all the decisions of the country are taken by the government.
2.  Elections provide with fair opportunity to the people to change the present government. This suggests the importance of dissolution of government, which takes place when citizens of a nation are not satisfied with its working.
3.  The opportunity of dissolving the government is equal for all. This suggests that every citizen has some rights which are equal for all.
4.  Regular elections and the option of dissolution makes the powers of governmnet limited in nature.
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  • It promotes equality amoung citizens.
  • It enhances the dignity of individual.
  • It provide a method to resolve conflicts.
  • It improves the quality of decision making.
  • It allows room for correcting mistakes.
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  • it produces a government that is accountable to the citizens, and responsive to the needs and expectations of the citizens.
  • Democracies are based on political equality. All individuals have equal weight in electing representatives.
  • Accommodation of social diversity
    Democracies usually develop a procedure to conduct their competition. This reduces the possibility of these tensions becoming explosive or violent.
  • Dignity and freedom of the citizens

    Democracy stands much superior to any other form of government in promoting dignity and freedom of the individual. The passion for respect and freedom are the basis of democracy


  • Equality of Women

respect to and equal treatment of women are necessary ingredients of a democratic society.



  • Caste Inequalities
Democracy has strengthened the claims of the disadvantaged and discriminated castes for equal status and equal opportunity
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