BJP Got 705 Crores From Corporate Donors In 4 Years: Report - 10 Facts

BJP Got 705 Crores From Corporate Donors In 4 Years: Report - 10 Facts

Rs384 Crore Donated To Political Parties Without PAN Details, Says Report: 10 Facts

Political parties have to submit details of donors who gave above Rs 20,000 in a year.


New Delhi:  A huge number of donations to political parties came from unknown sources over the last four years -- a practice the Election Commission has been trying to discourage. More than 3,000 donations in this period came without donors' details like Permanent Account Number (PAN) or addresses, said the Delhi-based think tank, Association of Democratic Rights or ADR, in a report. Political parties are required to submit details of donors who have made donations above Rs 20,000 in a financial year to the Election Commission every year.