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The Commission, after consulting political parties in July, had written to the Law Ministry proposing the hike in September. (HT Photo)

Centre approves 10% hike in poll expenditure as Bihar readies to vote

By Deeksha Bhardwaj | Hindustan Times, New Delhi
UPDATED ON OCT 19, 2020 11:32 PM IST
The poll ceiling has now increased from Rs 28 lakh in big assembly states to Rs 30.8 lakh, while in smaller states it has increased from Rs 20 to 22 lakh.
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The poll expenditure of Gurdaspur MP and actor Sunny Deol has been found exceeding the statutory limit of Rs 70 lakh(ANI Photo)
The poll expenditure of Gurdaspur MP and actor Sunny Deol has been found exceeding the statutory limit of Rs 70 lakh(ANI Photo)

Sunny Deol’s poll expenditure found to be more than Rs 70 lakh limit

By Press Trust of India | Chandigarh
UPDATED ON JUL 07, 2019 09:40 AM IST
Notably, Deol is the only candidate so far whose expenditure was found way above the limit of Rs 70 lakh, they said.
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In the north-east states, the Directorate of Income Tax (Investigation) ) has made cash seizure exceeding Rs 8 crore till April 22 in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections.(HT file photo)
In the north-east states, the Directorate of Income Tax (Investigation) ) has made cash seizure exceeding Rs 8 crore till April 22 in the ongoing Lok Sabha elections.(HT file photo)

Poll-time cash seizure of Rs 8 crore in north-east breaks all previous records

By ANI | Guwahati
UPDATED ON APR 23, 2019 10:13 AM IST
With the seizure of this money, the Income Tax department claims to have broken all previous records of cash seizures made during general elections in the north-east.
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