This is how anti-defection law ensures obedience of MPs

  According to The Indian Express, some newly elected MLAs in West Bengal (in May-June 2016) were being asked by their leaders to sign an oath of allegiance to their political party. This oath of allegiance is to be reportedly signed on a Rs 100 stamp paper. Whether this measure has been authorised by the party’s apex leadership (read Sonia

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Analysis of Newly Elected MLAs in Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Assam, West Bengal and Puducherry.

Highlights Delhi, May 20th, 2016: Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) and National Election Watch (NEW), a nationwide campaign comprising of more than 1200 NGOs and other citizen led organizations, has been working on electoral reforms, improving democracy and governance in India. National Election Watch (NEW) groups in the five states of Tamil Nadu, Kerala, Assam, West Bengal and Puducherry have

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