India's 2019 election becomes world's most expensive - Tv9
Thu, Jun 06, 2019, 07:40 PM
Indian Lok Sabha elections have become the world’s most expensive, according to a report by Centre for Media Studies. According to this report, all political parties and candidates had spent more than 60,000 crores (USD 8.7 billion), which is said to be more than double the money spent during 2014 Lok Sabha polls. This huge amount has been spent to woo the voters. The report also said that money spent by political parties is around Rs 100 crore in each parliamentary constituency.