Who is a star campaigner?

Topics Covered: Salient features of the Representation of People’s Act. Who is a star campaigner? What? Status of Congress leader and former Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Kamal Nath as a star campaigner for the party revoked. Who? The status has been revoked by the Election Commission. Why? For “repeated violation of Model Code of Conduct (MCC) …

Who is a star campaigner?

Topics Covered: Salient features of the Representation of People’s Act. Who is a star campaigner? Context: The Election Commission has revised norms for star campaigners for polls during the pandemic. Changes proposed: Maximum number of star campaigners reduced from 40 to 30 for a recognised party. For unrecognised registered parties, the number of star campaigners has …

Who is a star campaigner?

Topics Covered: Salient features of the Representation of People’s Act. Who is a star campaigner? What to study? For Prelims and Mains: Who is a star campaigner? Significance, removal, implications. Context: The Election Commission (EC) has removed BJP leaders Anurag Thakur and Parvesh Sahib Singh Verma from the party’s list of star campaigners. Background: The move comes …