011-40705070  or  
Call me
Download our Mobile App
Select Board & Class
  • Select Board
  • Select Class

 What are the demerits (disadvantages) of electoral competition?

Asked by Saakshi(APEEJAY SCHOOL) , on 21/12/11


The following are certain demerits of electoral competition:

  • It creates disunity and factionalism

  • Candidates often use dirty tricks to discredit their opponents and win elections

  • Long term policies may become a casualty of electoral politics

  • Money power is often a crucial determinant of results in elections and smaller and independent candidates may not have sufficient resources to compete with big parties on equal terms

Posted by on 23/12/11

This conversation is already closed by Expert

View More

View More Answer

there is no scope for morality in electoral competition

and there are chances of rigging

Posted by Radhika Ac(KENDRIYA VIDYALAYA) on 21/12/11

Show More Questions