Bihar Assembly Elections: 136 out of 240 sitting MLAs have pending criminal cases

New Delhi, Sep 14: 136 of the sitting 240 MLAs in the Bihar assembly have pending criminal cases against them. A report by the Association for Democratic Reforms says that of the 136, 94 have serious criminal cases pending against them. 11 MLAs have declared cases related to murder (IPC section 302). 30 MLAs have declared cases related to attempt to murder (IPC section 307). 

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54 of 229 Rajya Sabha MPs have declared pending criminal cases against them

rajya-sabhaNew Delhi, July 22: Out of the 229 Rajya Sabha MPs analysed, 54(24 per cent) Rajya Sabha MPs have declared criminal cases against themselves. 28(12 per cent) Rajya Sabha MPs have declared serious criminal cases. One Rajya Sabha MP namely Bhonsle Shrimant Chh.

Udayanraje Pratapsinghmaharaj (BJP) from Maharashtra has declared cases related to murder (IPC section 302).

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4 with pending criminal cases, 5 crorepati in Delhi Cabinet

delhi-cabinetNew Delhi, Feb 17: Four out of the seven ministers sworn in to the Delhi Cabinet on Sunday have pending criminal cases against them.

3 ministers have declared serious criminal cases against themselves. Out of the 7 ministers analysed, 5 (71%) are crorepatis, according to a report by the Association for Democratic Reforms.

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Six ministers in new Jharkhand assembly have pending criminal cases

jharkhand-assemblyNew Delhi, Jan 30: Six ministers have declared criminal cases against themselves in the new Jharkhand assembly.

All 6 (55 per cent) ministers have declared serious criminal cases against themselves, according to a report by the Association for Democratic Reforms.

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Rape to murder: 54 per cent of new Jharkhand assembly has MLAs with pending criminal cases

jharkhand-assemblyNew Delhi, Dec 26: 54 per cent of the new Jharkhand legislative assembly have candidates with criminal background. Out of the 81 MLAs analysed in 2019, 44(54%) MLAs have declared criminal cases against themselves.

Out of 81 MLAs analysed during Jharkhand Assembly elections in 2014, 55(68%) MLAs had declared criminal cases against themselves says a report by the Association for Democratic Reforms.

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Jharkhand polls phase II: 67 of 260 have pending criminal cases against them

jharkhand112New Delhi, Nov 28: Out of the 260 candidates analysed, 67 have pending criminal cases against them in Jharkhand. 44(17 per cent) have declared serious criminal cases against themselves says a report by the Association for Democratic Reforms.

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Phase 1 of Jharkhand polls would see 44 with pending criminal cases contesting

jharkhand-assemblyNew Delhi, Nov 22: Out of 189 candidates analyzed, 44 (23 per cent) candidates have declared criminal cases against themselves in Jharkhand.

26 (14 per cent) have declared serious criminal cases against themselves says a report by the Association for Democratic Reforms.

Dramatic increase in number of MPs with pending criminal cases

criminacases-chartNew Delhi, May 27: Out of the 539 Winners analysed in Lok Sabha 2019, 233 (43 per cent) winners have declared criminal cases against themselves.

Out of 542 Winners analysed during Lok Sabha elections in 2014, 185(34 per cent) winners had declared criminal cases against themselves says a report by the Association for Democratic Reforms.

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146 of the 1,266 candidates contesting LS polls have pending criminal cases

New Delhi, Apr 06: 216 candidates out of the 1,266 who have filed their nominations have pending criminal cases against them.

The National Election Watch and Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) have analysed the self-sworn affidavits of 1266 out of 1279 candidates, who are contesting in the Lok Sabha Phase I. There are 13 candidates who have not been analysed due to unavailability of their properly scanned and complete affidavits, at the time of making this report.

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