Only 14 out of 238 candidates, who have filed their nominations for Rajasthan`s first phase polling on April 17 in 20 Lok Sabha seats, have criminal records as per their affidavits.
Around 31 per cent MLAs in the newly-formed 13th Gujarat Assembly have criminal antecedents.
Political parties in Gujarat are not averse to fielding those with criminal records, according to an analysis done by National Election Watch (NEW).
Day in Pics: 30th August
August 30, 2014
Famous Ganesh Pandals in Mumbai