25 January, 2020
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Syllabus subtopic: Salient features of the Representation of People’s Act.
Prelims and Mains focus: about the SC remarks on the criminalization of politics; various judgements of SC; about RPA, 1951
News: The Supreme Court on Friday agreed to examine a proposition made by the Election Commission (EC) to ask political parties to not give ticket to those with criminal antecedents.
About the SC judgements on this issue
What does the Law Commission say in its report?
Proposed measures to curb criminalization of politics:
Source: The Hindu
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