Describe the role of media in a democracy.


In a democratic country, media plays an important role in the creating aware and enlightened citizens. Media has been successful in creating public opinion about the bride burning issues, exposing scandals and building the confidence of the people. It also ensures that the political power, and other powerful groups do not step beyond their limits. It is the main source of information. Interviews, speeches and panel discussions make viewers aware of the opinions of different political parties.