NCERT Solutions for Class 9 Civics Chapter 1 What is Democracy Why Democracy

Democratic government is a more accountable form of government. Democracy improves the quality of decision making. Democracy provides a method to deal with differences and conflicts. Democracy enhances the dignity of citizens. Democracy is a form of government in which the rulers are elected by the people. In a democracy, people’s will is ascertained by each adult citizen having one vote and each vote has one value. Democracy is based on the fundamental principle of political equality.