NHRC Chairperson Justice Arun Mishra calls for law to stop election freebies

He suggested that the distinction between legitimate promises and those equivalent to alluring voters through freebies should be determined at an appropriate level and forum, even if it necessitates specific legislation.
Justice Arun Mishra
Justice Arun Mishra

Justice Arun Kumar Mishra, Chairman of the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC), said that the practice of political parties promising freebies during elections needs to be curbed by enacting appropriate law.

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