Three fourth of new Delhi MLAs are millionaires ADR
| Thursday | 13th February, 2020
NEW DELHI: Three-fourth of the new Delhi MLAs are millionaires, one-third have not studied beyond senior secondary and more than half have criminal cases against them, according to the Association of Democratic Reforms (ADR).
Of the AAP legislators, the average assets per MLA is Rs 14.96 crore and in case of the BJP it's Rs 9.10 crore.
There has been a sharp jump in the number of MLAs with registered criminal cases.
In 2020, 43 MLAs declared criminal cases against them while in 2015, 24 MLAs had criminal cases.
The number of MLAs with serious criminal cases, which included rape, attempt to murder and crimes against women, is 37.