Cost of elections – 3426 crores!

The cost of the 16th Lok Sabha elections is calculated at a whopping 3426 crores, up 131% from 2009’S 1483 crores. The first elections of the country in 1952 had cost 10.45 crores. In a comparison, the US had spent 42,000 crores in the 2012 presidential election.

Medaram Jathara

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