There are 40 villages in a district where the government has made
no provision for drinking water. These villagers met and considered
many methods of forcing the government to respond to their need.
Which of these is not a democratic method?
a Filing a case in the courts claiming that water is part of right to life.
b Boycotting the next elections to give a message to all parties.
c Organising public meetings against government’s policies.
d Paying money to government officials to get water.

NCERT Class 9th: Civics Social Studies (S.St) Ch 2 What is Democracy? Why Democracy?