Have not endorsed CMS report on ₹60k crore spending in 2019 Polls: ECI to Supreme Court

The ECI made the submission in a counter-affidavit while also seeking the dismissal of a PIL for directions to curb excessive poll spending by political parties and candidates.

The Election Commission of India (ECI) told the Supreme Court on Monday that it has not endorsed a Centre for Media Studies (CMS) report which had stated that ₹60,000 crores was spent on the 2019 Lok Sabha polls.

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