Recognition/derecognition of political parties:

GS Paper 2: Topics Covered: Salient features of the Representation of People’s Act.   Recognition/derecognition of political parties: Context: A petition has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking a direction to the Election Commission of India (ECI) to seize the election symbol or de-register a political party that promises or distributes “irrational freebies” from …

Recognition/derecognition of political parties

GS Paper 2 Topics Covered: Salient features of the Representation of People’s Act.   Recognition/derecognition of political parties Context: The Delhi High Court has asked the Centre, Delhi government and Election Commission to respond to a petition seeking derecognition of the Aam Aadmi Party for organising a Ganesh Chaturthi event using public money.   What’s the …