[Freebies by political parties] We will not enter into arena of de-registering political parties as it is undemocratic: Supreme Court

The Court was hearing a petition by BJP leader Ashwini Kumar Upadhyay seeking directions to the Central government and the Election Commission to take steps to regulate poll manifestos of political parties.
Election commission of India and SC
Election commission of India and SC

The Supreme Court on Thursday made it clear that while it will examine the issue of political parties promising freebies before elections, it will not enter into the prayer to deregister political parties for the same.

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