10 Ways to Become a Smart Citizen

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6. Help others

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When you help someone you will get a very good feeling about yourself. You should help people in need. Help old people to cross the roads. When you see someone stuck somewhere then help them get out of the situation.

5. Fulfill your duties

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As a citizen of a country you are given many rights. When you enjoy these rights there are many duties which you have to fulfil as a citizen of this country. First duty of the citizen is to enjoy the rights given to him and the most important duty is to be loyal to his country.  It is also important for the citizen to help in the development of his country. One must not destroy public property.

4. Follow all the laws

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There are laws made by the government of the country in order to maintain peace and order in the country. When we expect others to behave properly and follow their laws and so you have to follow them too. A smart citizen is never the one who should break the laws and rules. One must respect other citizens and treat them properly like his own sisters and brothers.

3. Use resources adequately

resources utilization

Many natural resources that we use for different purposes in our lives are non- renewable. We should not waste such resources and should use them efficiently. One way to save natural oil is car pooling. One can also use public transport to save petrol and other natural oil. Recycling products is also a good way to save resources. If your city has a recycling system then recycles plastics and papers. Recycling not only helps to save resources but it also helps to reduce the waste that is put in the landfills.

2. Sharing

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If you have enough time or money, you should share it with people who are not so fortunate to get these amenities. Join groups and communities which aim to help people in need.  You can also help the people who do not have homes. Volunteer in soup kitchens and shelters which help homeless crowd in your city.  Donate money to organizations that work on improvement of life of people. You can also donate clothes or other items of need to such people.

1. Vote

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It is important to participate in the making of government of your nation. Everyone’s vote is important and it helps in making a good government. You can also help the election committee to organize rallies to make people aware of the importance of vote.

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