Candidates spent Rs 2,225 crore cash in Telangana polls - ABN
Sat, Dec 08, 2018, 07:46 AM
In the just concluded elections in Telangana state, candidates, who were in the poll fray, have spent Rs 2,225 crore cash to influence voters. In some constituencies, party nominees have spent more than Rs 100 crore. On an average, Rs 25 crore cash was distributed in each Assembly constituency. Interestingly, Rs 10 crore was distributed by each candidate in 19 SC and 12 ST Assembly constituencies. According to sources, Rs 10 crore was spent in seven Assembly segments falling under the limits of an old city.