There are 6 crorepati ministers in the newly elected Tripura Assembly. Out of the 9 ministers, 6 are crorepatis says a report by the Association for Democratic Reforms. The average assets stand at Rs 2.83 crore.
11 out the 12 ministers in the newly elected Nagaland assembly are crorepatis. A report prepared by the Association for Democratic Reforms states that the average assets of the 12 ministers are at Rs 7.86 crore.
No minister has declared criminal cases against them in the newly elected Meghalaya legislative assembly states a report by the Association for Democratic Reforms.
Chief Election Commissioner, O P Rawat released a book on the Karnataka Voter Survey 2018 which was conducted by the Association for Democratic Reforms and DAKSH. Besides the survey book, the CEC also released the Election Watch Books on Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh Assembly Elections 2017.
The assets of AIADMK increased from Rs 88.21 crore to Rs 224 crore between the financial years 2011 and 2016. The asset increase recorded in these years was at 155 per cent states a report by the Association for Democratic Reforms.
New Delhi: The average total assets declared by the 20 regional parties during 2011-12 was Rs 24.11 crore which jumped to Rs 65.77 crore during 2015-16, a report states.
There are 12 MLAs with pending criminal cases against them in the newly elected Tripura Assembly. The Association for Democratic Reforms in its report says that out of the 59 MLAs, 15 are crorepatis.
The National Parties spent the maximum on Media Advertisement (Rs 133.33 cr), followed by expenditure on Publicity Materials (Rs 28.13 cr) and Public Meeting (Rs 27.98 cr) during the elections held in the 5 states in 2017.
Out of the 297 candidates contesting the Tripura assembly elections 2018 22(7%) candidates have declared criminal cases against themselves. 17 candidates have declared serious criminal cases against them, a report by the Association for Democratic Reforms states.
In the recently concluded Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh assembly elections, a large number of candidates spent less than their expense limit.