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BJP got 614.53 crore donations this year six times more than Congress


Updated on Nov 30, 2022 06:30 PM IST BY KHABARBHARAT24.CO.IN

New Delhi . Even in terms of raising political funds, the BJP is way ahead of the Congress. There has been a lot of money showered on the BJP this year as well, that is why the donations received by the BJP are much higher than other parties including the Congress. The ruling BJP received Rs 614.53 crore as donations during the financial year 2021-22, which is more than six times the amount raised by the opposition Congress. According to the Election Commission data, the Congress has received Rs 95.46 crore as donations during this period.
The ruling Trinamool Congress in West Bengal received Rs 43 lakh as donations during this period, while the CPI(M) received Rs 10.05 crore, according to the latest figures released by the Election Commission. CPI (M) has a government in Kerala. The four national parties recently submitted their latest reports on donations received to the Election Commission, which made the documents public on Tuesday.
Let us inform that the West Bengal assembly elections were held in March-April 2021. Assembly elections were also held in Kerala in April 2021. The Representation of the People Act stipulates that parties submit annual reports of contributions in excess of Rs 20,000 received from individual donors and institutions. According to the data of the Election Commission, the Aam Aadmi Party, which is in power in Delhi and Punjab, has received Rs 44.54 crore during the financial year 2021-22. It has shown an expenditure of Rs 30.30 crore in its latest audit report submitted to the commission in October this year. AAP is a recognized state party in Delhi and Punjab, as well as in Goa.