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New Lok Sabha has 475 'crorepati' MPs, says ADR

Updated : May 27, 2019 06:16 AM IST

The ADR said it was unable to access affidavits of three of the 542 new MPs -- two of the BJP and one of the Congress. The BJP won 303 seats in the 17th Lok Sabha and the Congress 52.
Out of the 301 new BJP MPs, whose affidavits were examined, 265 (88 percent) were found crorepati, while all 18 winners of its NDA partner Shiv Sena had assets exceeding Rs one crore.
New Lok Sabha has 475 'crorepati' MPs, says ADR
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