Crorepati Candidate

  • 33 per cent candidates in Delhi polls are crorepatis November 28, 2013

    The number of crorepati candidates seems to have gone up in these elections. There are 33 per cent crorepati candidates this time as compared to 23 per cent last time, according to data compiled by Association for Democratic Reforms. The average assets of the 66 re-contesting MLAs have gone up...
  • 113 crorepatis in fray for Meghalaya polls February 12, 2013

    Shillong: Altogether 113 candidates of the total 341 candidates in fray for the February 23 Assembly elections in Meghalaya have property worth over Rs one crore, according to an working for electoral reforms. The ruling Congress fielded 35 crorepati candidates including four women, second only to the 38 others who...