People's participation in elections is usually measured by the voter turn out
figures. Turnout indicates the per cent of eligible voters who actually cast
(ii) In India, the poor, illiterate and the underprivileged people vote
in larger proportion as compared to the rich and privileged sections.
(iii) Common people in India attach a lot of importance to
elections. They feel that through elections, they can bring pressure on the
political parties to adopt policies and programmes favourable for them.
(iv) The interest of voters, in election-related
activities, has been increasing over the years.
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