- The Prime Minister is elected by members of the Lok Sabha.
- There are two types of elections: Direct and Indirect elections.
- A political party has three components: A leader, active members and the followers.
- Political parties in India are classified into two types: (1) National Parties (2) State Parties.
- In 2017, there were seven recognised national parties.
- The term ‘pressure group’ originated in the USA.
- A large number of pressure groups exist in India.