New UP Assembly has 51% MLAs with criminal cases: ADR

Lucknow | Out of the 403 newly elected legislators in Uttar Pradesh, 205 (nearly 51 per cent) have declared criminal cases against themselves. Of these 143 (36 per cent) MLAs have made the declarations in their affidavits. According to an analysis report released by Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR), 158 (39 per cent) winning candidates […]

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EC notice to Telangana BJP MLA T. Raja Singh for threatening UP voters

New Delhi/Hyderabad | The Election Commission on Wednesday issued a show-cause notice to Telangana’s BJP MLA T. Raja Singh for threatening Uttar Pradesh voters of dire consequences if they don’t vote for the saffron party. Taking a note of the controversial video of the MLA circulated widely on social media platforms, it observed that prima facie […]