In the 3rd episode, we talk about the most important part of any democracy, the ‘Political Parties’.
– Why do we need political parties in a democracy?
– How are they formed & registered?
– What is the criteria for recognition as a State or National Party?
– Issues with political parties
– How can we make things better?
- For detailed information on political party registration, visit the ECI website
- For other information related to political parties & symbols, visit the ECI page
- Also watch our explainer video on recognition of political parties here
- For more in depth information on elections & election related issues, visit this page
The 17th General elections to the Lok Sabha (2019) are just around the corner. In this season of DECODE, we will talk about all the issues important to elections starting from voter registration, election history, political parties, election funding, relevant laws, model code of conduct, affidavits to be filed by candidates, about NOTA, women representation in elections, Voter cheatsheet, Manifestos etc.
DECODE is about simplifying complex issues related to government policy, government rules and many other issues related to government, that are useful to the common man.