INTRODUCTION

  • Some countries have only one political party while others have several.
  • A political party is a group of p eople who come together to contest elections and hold power in the government.
  • It is scarce for a country to have no political parties. Parties are important in the politics of autocracies as well as democracies , though usually, democracies have more political parties than autocracies.
  • It is common for the members of a party to hold similar ideas about politics, and parties may promote specific ideological or policy goals.
  • Political parties have become a significant part of the politics of almost every country, as modern party organizations developed and spread around the world over the last few centuries.
  • Autocracies often have a single party that governs the country, and some political scientists consider competition between two or more parties essential to democracy.
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Davneet Singh has done his B.Tech from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 14 years. He provides courses for Maths, Science, Social Science, Physics, Chemistry, Computer Science at Teachoo.