Chief Election Commissioner A K Joti’s remarks come nearly eights months after the EC had told a parliamentary committee that electoral bonds introduced by the government is a “retrograde” step.
Chief Election Commissioner A K Joti flanked by Election Commissioners Sunil Arora and O P Rawat announces the schedule for Meghalaya, Tripura and Nagaland assembly elections, at a press conference in New Delhi on Thursday. (PTI Photo)
Electoral bonds will not solve all problems pertaining to transparency in political funding, Chief Election Commissioner A K Joti said on Thursday, but hoped that it will be a step in the “right direction”.
Electoral bonds, which were introduced by the government to make funding to political parties transparent, will allow a political don
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