Function of Political parties


He essential functions of political parties, says Lowell, is bringing public opinion to a focus and framing various issues for a public verdict.

Political party works as a link between government and people. It is indispensable for the working of a democratic government. They supply the motive power which keeps the wheels of the administration moving.

Make candidates and programs. It speaks with a united voice with fixed programs instead of uttering unsuitable babble of sound to win election after fielding the candidates. A disorganized mass of people can neither formulate principles nor agree on a policy.

Make candidates and programs. It speaks with a united voice with fixed programs instead of uttering unsuitable babble of sound to win election after fielding the candidates. A disorganized mass of people can neither formulate principles nor agree on a policy.

Establishment and control of government. They create open links of communication between governors and governed effectively. Majority party rules in the state, opposition works as a watchdog and the public reacts through the medium of various political parties.



Provide alternative teams to run the government. They prevent the same people remaining in power too long if works wrong.

Provide political education and awareness from their policies, programs, campaigning processes, manifestos and various slogans.

Produce and recruit political leaders search charismatic leadership and train other respective party workers.

Leads to modernization through fair and free franchise.

Solving burning national and international issues.

Work as a rebellion sometime.