“Democracy stands much superior in promoting dignity and freedom of the citizens.”

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“Democracy stands much superior in promoting dignity and freedom of the citizens.” Justify the statement.

Answer:
“Democracy stands much superior in promoting dignity and freedom of the citizens”:

  • Every individual wants to receive respect from fellow beings.
  • The passion for respect and freedom are basis of democracy.
  • Democracies throughout the world have recognized this. It has been achieved in various degrees in various democracies.
  • Long struggles by women have got them respect and equal treatment.
  • In many democracies women were deprived of their right to vote for a long time which they have achieved now.
  • In India, l/3rd of seats have been reserved for women in local bodies.
  • Democracy has strengthened the claims of the disadvantaged and discriminated castes for equal status and equal opportunity.