BJP Obtained Rs 785 Cr in Contributions in 2019-20, Congress Rs 139 Cr
The ruling BJP acquired over Rs 785 crore in contributions from people, electoral trusts and corporates in 2019-20 which is over 5 instances greater than what the Congress acquired throughout the identical interval. Based on the BJP’s newest contribution report submitted to the Election Fee in February and put out within the public area by the ballot panel this week, the get together acquired over Rs 785 crore in contributions.
Main contributors for the BJP included electoral trusts, corporates and leaders of the get together itself amongst others. Among the many leaders who contributed to the get together funds included Piyush Goyal, Pema Khandu, Kirron Kher and Raman Singh.
ITC, Kalyan Jewellers, Uncommon Enterprises, Ambuja Cement, Lodha Builders and Motilal Oswal have been a few of the company homes which contributed to the BJP’s kitty. New Democratic Electoral Belief, Prudent Electoral Belief, Jankalyan Electoral Belief and Triumph Electoral Belief additionally contributed to the BJP’s funds.
Based on the contribution report of the Congress, it acquired Rs 139 crore as contributions. The Trinamool Congress acquired Rs 8 crore, whereas CPI bought Rs 1.3 crore. The CPI (M) acquired Rs 19.7 crore as contributions. The contribution report solely lists donations solely above Rs 20,000. Because of the coronavirus pandemic, the EC has prolonged the deadline for submission of the annual audit experiences for 2019-20 to June 30.