Legal Supreme Court frowns on criminalisation of politics but leaves it to Parliament to act Updated : September 26, 2018 08:10 AM IST It said the committee also took note of the criminal gangs which carried out their activities under the aegis of various political parties and government functionaries. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.