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Chapter 3 Class 6 Political Science - Forms of Government

Name two essential features of a democratic government.[ NCERT]



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A democratic government is a form of government where the people are the supreme rulers who elect their representatives by voting. 

  • Two essential features of a democratic government are:
    • Popular sovereignty : The people are the source and the authority of the government. They have the right to elect their representatives and participate in decision-making.
    • Rule of law : The government and the people are bound by the constitution and the laws. They have to respect the rights and duties of each other and follow the due process of justice.

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