Therefore, we have to be very vigilant and alert about it. . As countries are large and their populations huge, this sort of democracy is no more feasible. Weak infrastructure of Pakistan has been creating a lot of issues. Extremism has been spreading like ulcer in Pakistan. Absence of Democracy is a significant reason for nurturing terrorism in a country. Never ignore the ground reality that you are a student and you have to study.
The legacies of colonialism and autocratic mindset of the leadership erected invisible barriers for the democratic process. The monopolization and centralization of power have creating a lot of problem for Pakistan. Both are dependable on each other. Democracy is one of the most fabulous principles of the modern political system. Nothing can divert you from your purpose. Quite often the ministers and parliamentary secretaries are not available in the house to respond to the issues raised by the members.
They themselves are involved in such heinous crimes then from whom should we expect a democratic and corruption free government and governance? The democratic system derives its strength from people. Massive corruption paved the way for military to intervene in the internal affairs of country. Of the major causes of failure of democracy in Pakistan, the substantial ones are related to those in authority i. This reflects the constant progress and maturity of democracy in the country. There are numerous components that add to the breakdown of democracy in Pakistan. The positive change is still slow, but a bleak past or murky present in no way means a foredoomed future as well. Try, try and try again to make up your deficiencies.
And Sometimes equality could not be maintained. The credulous masses were an easy prey to the mercenary politicians, had they been educated, they must have asked the elected members for their rights denied, opportunities curtailed and for defrauding the tax-payers money. The parties that emerged in the post-independence period could not present a better alternative. In our country and in many other Asian countries most of the people are uneducated and backward. The main reason of Martial laws due to the corruptions in democratic governments when they found unfair means then naturally people demanded to have military generals so that their country can lead to the path of success and prosperity. It creates hurdles in the way of smooth democracy. However, colossal efforts at every level are required for democracy to take root.
Only the educated and sensible people can understand and run it. Such a perception of low political efficacy is reflected in the declining voting percentage in the general elections. The turnout of the voters has considerably increased during the recent elections of local governments. The positive change is still slow, but a bleak past or murky present in no way means a foredoomed future as well. Political awareness in needed in every walk of life. As our constitution clearly states Pakistan as an Islamic Republic, there should be no misunderstanding about the governmental form.
As they have to face an election after the completion of each term, they may lose focus on working for the people and rather focus on winning elections. If it were to commit, his folly, it would soon become unpopular loss it hold on the people and hence its majority in the legislature. Public opinion may be passive and false or active and real. A democratic government is supposed to represent the people and provide political means to voice grievances, hence essentially providing a sphere where terrorism has no place. It creates hurdles in the way of smooth democracy. Massive international interference is a threat to Pakistan sovereignty. They take part in election.
A leader is a dealer in hope—Napoleon Bonaparte Our constitution does not provide an effective system of check and balance. Opportunities have been given to people regarding job. It is the most favorable foam of government as well. They are elected for serving people not controlling them. But unfortunately, it is newspapers or media based and personality oriented. Go ahead and see the improvement. Thus the public shares the role of the opposition whenever occasion demands it.
These have sacred duties to perform, duties on which depends the ultimate good of the entire community. Most of our so-called politicians and law makers are illiterate. In Pakistan, political parties have traditionally been weak and unable to perform their main function in an effective and meaningful manner. According to a common observation, not all the citizens are fully aware of the political scenario in their country. Measures for the survival of democracy 9. It gives boost to democracy. Reforming the judiciary and incorporating the Islamic laws can also soothe the deprived and poor masses which have been manipulated by the extremists.
Unfortunately, literacy rate in Pakistan is a mere fraction, even the most optimistic estimates believe it to be less than 50 percent. General will of the people and not force of any kind is the basis of the state. We should take a lesson now at least and decide to create the best social, political and economic conditions for the promotion of national unity and democratic progress. Judiciary is very powerful branch of government. The necessary ingredient for the success of democracy in Pakistan is the emancipation of the rural areas from the clutches of the local landlords, i.
It depends on you, how nicely you handle problems. This can play very effective role in the establishment of democracy. Despite all this, the people have not given up on democracy. Limitation in international interference is needed. However, there are serious problems with the principles of democracy an operational level of Pakistan.