In late august, the indian express reported that the committee had sent a questionnaire on electoral reforms to all parties and the election commission according to the news report, the questionnaire stated that “apprehensions are now being raised that in recent years the fptp system is not the best. So many and so deep-seated that the answer to the question, 'what reforms do we need' is extremely complex obviously, i do not have the complete answer one, but just one, example of a possibly complete answer to the question is a report of the law commission of india on electoral reforms which was submitted to the. We also need to make it difficult for people with criminal and corrupt background to reach parliament please join fti in demanding these key electoral reforms which will pave the way for cleansing the corrupt people from india's parliament, and allow other crucial governance reforms to be implemented 178k views view. What is the need of electoral reform in india watch the full segment of our special show dna for more details zee news always stay ahead in bringing cur. Pt hridayanath kunjru electoral reforms are necessary to ensure free and fair elections in india many commissions were appointed and reforms were suggested from the last 5 decades since india is the largest democracy in the world, it also reforms suggested: 1 need for a legislation against defections.
One of the prime factors in electoral reforms is the change in the process and procedure of voting system electoral reforms are a must in india and to introduce these reforms, the younger generation and the middle-class need to be more sensitized hence making them more aware to make the younger. Though i don't disagree with mr hazare on the need for eradication of the bad governance which has plagued this nation for far too long, i don't think that there can be much progress on the issue of corruption unless there are large scale systemic reforms beginning with the elections reforms the gates of. India is synonymous with democracy and it has become a shibboleth in political parlance to address india as the largest democracy in this conspectus, there is a need to have comprehensive, consolidated and holistic electoral reforms while addressing following submissions along with all issues that.
Nothing is more important in today's india than political and electoral reforms to transform the nature of politics and governance, and to restore public confidence many reforms have been minimizing the number of non-serious electoral candidates – need for increasing the security deposit of candidates state funding of. And confidence of citizens in electoral system can be affected if these challenges remain unattended thus, keeping in view these difficulties the election commission of india after conducting extensive study and research recommends certain changes that need to be taken up expeditiously to amend. The pace of electoral reforms in india is tardy and often times regressive as in the case of recent relaxation in disclosure norms for corporate donations on the other hand, demands like state funding of elections, putting political parties under rti and declaraton of paid news as electoral offence remain unresolved. A series of initiatives by prime minister narendra modi in the last six months have finally zeroed in on the need for electoral reforms, especially pertaining to political finance the election commission of india (eci) has been deeply concerned about the use of black money in elections while its.
The experiences in the just concluded general election to the 14th lok sabha and issues that have come up in the recent past, the commission believes that further steps need to be taken quickly for amendment of certain provisions of law the electoral reform proposals have been divided into two parts. It entails the failure of our political structure together with a suggestive approach and the need for bringing more electoral reforms in the present system electoral reforms in india: issues and challenges before the election commission introduction “an election is a moral horror, as bad as a battle except for the blood.
He was speaking at a seminar titled “democracy at crossroads—need for electoral reforms”, organised by moneylife foundation and v citizens action network(vcan) dr quraishi but in india, entire elections are conducted by the bureaucracy, and when they are under the election commission, they deliver” he talked. The indian venture is not a pale imitation of our practice at home, but a magnified and multiplied reproduction on a scale we have never dreamt of if it succeeds, its politics, evils of booth capturing, rigging, poll violence etc form the crux of electoral problems urgent corrective measures, therefore, are the need of the hour.
India updated: jan 10, 2017 12:13 ist satya prakash hindustan times, new delhi despite inaction and unwillingness of successive governments, the judiciary has initiated electoral reforms, preparing the ground for a bigger overhaul of the poll machinery(reuters file photo) “it needs little argument to hold that the heart. Needed, urgent electoral reforms when the election commission of india turned 60 on january 25, 2010, the hindu opened its lead editorial of january 29 with the words, “after in 1978, the tarkunde committee echoed the need for some electoral expenses being taken up by the government. Repeatedly reminded the government the necessity so change existing laws check the electoral malpractices the government of india made several committees regarding electoral reforms number of new initiatives have been taken by the election commission to cleanse the electoral process the important among these. And in this low-income democracy, these large numbers of voters, most concerned with their basic needs and livelihoods, have the government's performance on economic issues, especially reform, since india moved toward economic liberalization in 1991, has.