‘One Nation, One Election’ — is it a wise idea? | Parley podcast

June 27, 2019 05:08 pm | Updated 07:48 pm IST

Elections in India are perceived as long-drawn-out, expensive, a drain on manpower, and disruptive due to mode code constraints. Does that however validate a call for ‘one nation, one election’? Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam MP Tiruchi Siva and Association for Democratic Reforms founder Jagdeep S. Chhokar discuss the intention behind the idea, its pitfalls, and whether it is at all feasible, necessary or even Constitutional at that.

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