In the recently released Democracy Index 2020, India is placed under which of the following regimes?
Correct Answer : d ) Flawed DemocracyExplanation :
The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) has released the Democracy index report 2020 titled “Democracy in sickness and in health?”. In Democracy Index 2020, India has ranked 53rd.
Norway has topped the index, followed by Iceland, Sweden, New Zealand and Canada.
The countries are classified into one of the four regimes based on their scores in the index. These four regimes are:
- Full Democracy
- Flawed Democracy
- Hybrid Regime
- Authoritarian Regime
India is placed under the ‘flawed democracy’ category.
Hence, (d) is the correct answer.
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