4,984 criminal cases pending trial against MPs/MLAs; increase in 862 cases since 2018: Amicus to Supreme Court

This marks an increase of 862 such cases in the last three years - up from 4,122 in December 2018 to 4,984 in December 2021.
Criminal cases against legislators
Criminal cases against legislators

A total of 4,984 criminal cases against former and sitting Members of Parliament (MPs) and Members of Legislative Assembly (MLAs) are awaiting trial before various sessions and magistrate courts across the country, the Supreme Court has been told.

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