Meaning of Democracy


• government by the people in which the supreme power is vested in the people and exercised directly by them or by their elected agents under a free electoral system.

• “of the people, by the people, and for the people. “

• Greek words demos meaning ‘People’ and kratos meaning ‘authority’ or ‘power.’”

• system where people can change their rulers in a peaceful manner and the government is given the right to rule because the people say it may.

• What is again- As concept, What forms Democracy? Are we in Democracy?