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Why do we need a Constitution in a democracy ? Explain any four reasons.

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Constitution is a set of principles or precedents by which a state is governed.
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1. It specifies the nature of state, a citizen lives in.
2. It specifies the ideals that state upholds.
3. It spells utmost goals of a state.
4. It is a source of power with limitations for the government so as to avoid absolute power.
5. It specifies a set of guidelines which help in smooth functioning of various units of the government.

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