Q. 14.3( 4 Votes )

What is a public opinion? How political parties form public opinion?

Answer :

A public opinion refers to the general views of the public regarding various issues such as education, health, employment, etc.

Political parties form public opinion in the following ways:


a. A political party shapes public opinion. They raise the important issues that are faced by the public of the country.


b. Many movements have been started by activists and political leaders for the same.


c. They help to bring the attention of the media towards the social plight of the public.


d. Many pressure groups act as an extension of the different sections of the society.


e. They help to generate awareness in public.


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