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Here’s how political parties spend their money

The most common and popular items of expenditure for National Parties for FY 2022-23 are election expenses and administrative/general expenses, according to a report released by the Association of Democratic Rights (ADR) on Wednesday.

New Delhi: The most common and popular items of expenditure for National Parties for FY 2022-23 are election expenses and administrative/general expenses, according to a report released by the Association of Democratic Rights (ADR) on Wednesday.

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The analysis based on audited reports of the political parties shows that BJP’s expenditure towards Administrative Costs was Rs 191.4 crore.

The maximum expenditure for Congress has been towards Administrative & General Expenses which amounted to Rs 235.8 crore followed by expenses towards Election Expenditure — Rs 192.6 crore.

The Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) spent the maximum of Rs 58.8 crore on Propaganda Expenses followed by expenditure of Rs 36.3 crore on Election Expenditure.

Communist Party of India-Marxist and Bahujan Samaj Party have incurred the maximum spending on Administrative & General Expenses of Rs 55.6 crore and Rs 16.3 crore, respectively.

Source
IANS
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