A book titled Pakistan Main Jamhuriat key Tazadat (contradiction of politics in Pakistan) by veteran political analyst and development expert Salman Abid has been published by Jamhuri Publications. The book is the fourth in the row of publications by Abid. The book covers democratic process and its importance in Pakistan. The role of different stakeholders in democracy, including the government, state, political parties, civil society organisations, judiciary, military and citizens has been discussed in the book. The book also analyses the intervention of military, election process, political alliances and controversies on the election commission. Extremism, terrorism, provincial autonomy, new provinces and women’s representation in politics have also been covered in the book. The preface is written by Dr Hasan Askari Rizvi and Farrukh Sohail.