Freebies in Election Manifestoes

In India, the culture of promising freebies in election manifesto has been spreading extensively. The ethicality and legality of such promises has been the subject of debate for a while now. This issue was brought to the forefront when the issue was tackled by the Supreme Court.
S.Subramaniam Balaji v. Government of Tamil Nadu
In the above case, the Court delved into the legality of promising fr…

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Last Updated: March 27, 2016

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