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CLASS IX POLITY : DEMOCRACY AND CONSTITUTION BY CHARU MODI
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DEFINITION AND FEATURES OF DEMOCRACY rulers are elected by the people. rulers are elected by the people. o final decision making power must rest with those elected by the people. .a free and fair election each adult citizen must have one vote ' ules within limits set by law
ARGUMENTS AGAINST DEMOCRACY Leaders change Political competition and power play Delayed decisions Bad decisions Electoral competitiorn Layman cannot take decision:s Layman cannot take decisions
ARGUMENTS FOR DEMOCRACY more accountable improves the quality of decision-making dealing with differences and conflicts. enhances the dignity of citizens. * COrrect its own mistakes.
CONSTITUTION: DEFINITIONN AND ITS NEEID Supreme law the relationship among people living in a territory (called citizens) and also the relationship between the people and government '1) it generates a degree of trust and coordination 2 Constitution of government 3) limits the powers of the government 4) the rights of the citizens '5) it expresses the aspirations of the people
MAKING OF THE CONSTITUTION .The drafting of the document called the Constitution was done by an assembly of elected representati vescalled the Constituent Assembly. Elections to the Constituent Assembly were held in July 1946. .Elections to the Constituent Assembly were held in uly 1946 Its first meeting was held in December 1946. .The Assembly adopted the Constitution on 26 November 1949 but it came into effect on 26 January 1950
ACCEPTANCE OF CONSTITUTION . not a refletion of the views of its members alone not a reflection of the views of its members alone. . C CA represented the people of India. Working of Constituent Assembly.