What is the significance of rule of law and respect for rights in a democratic country?
Answer to your question is as follows :
Rule of law means every individual in a democracy should abide by the law, or a constitution which is made. It also includes that no person would violate the laws. Thus, rule of law governs a state in democracy.
Respect for rights mean that every citizen of a democratic state is provided with some important rights and it is a duty of everybody to respect each other’s rights and comply with them.
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