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  • Uttar Pradesh Election Watch

    Data in this Kit is presented in good faith, with an intention to inform voters.

    Candidates' affidavit with nomination papers is the source of this analysis.

    www.adrindia.org, www.nationalelectionwatch.org, [email protected], 011 6590 1524 Page 1 of 43

    PHASE 3 Analysis for UP Lok Sabha Contestants: FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

    Date: Apr 25, 2009

    Uttar Pradesh, April 25, 2009: Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) and National Election

    Watch (NEW), a nationwide campaign comprising of more than 1200 NGOs and other citizen led

    organizations, has been working on electoral reforms, improving democracy and governance in India. It

    has analysed 253 affidavits of candidates contesting in constituencies in Phase 3 and has prepared this

    report. All the candidate profiles considered in this report are now available at http://myneta.info

    Highlights of UP Phase 3:

    1. Total no. of Candidates with Criminal Records = 36 out of 253 candidates looked into by UPEW

    (14.22% of the total candidates).

    2. Most of the major parties have candidates with criminal background contesting Phase 3 elections with

    SP (10) or 71.43%, BJP (4) or 26.67%, INC (4) or 30.77% and BSP (4) or 26.67%.

    3. There are 18 candidates who are charged of heinous crime which includes murder, attempt to murder,

    kidnapping, extortion, etc.

    4. Amongst major parties, SP has fielded maximum (8) no of candidates with serious crimes in this

    phase. BJP and BSP both have fielded 2 such candidates.

    5. There are a total of 6 Red Alert constituencies in Phase 3 where there are 3 or more candidates

    contesting with criminal background.

    6. 40 “Crorepatis” are contesting elections in Phase 3 in UP - BJP has 9, INC has 8, SP 8, and BSP 8.

    7. Percentage of contesting crorepatis is 15.81% in Uttar Pradesh in Phase 3 elections.

    8. Among major parties, the average asset per candidate for BSP 5 crores, INC is 4 crores, SP 2 crores,

    and BJP 1 crores.

    9. 66% of the total candidates have not furnished their PAN card details.

    10. Number of women candidates contesting in phase 3 is only 22 (i.e 8.7%).

    Over all UP report so far: (Phase 1,2 and 3 combined): Total no. of Candidates with Criminal Records = 122 out of 705 candidates (17.30% of the total

    candidates)

    1. Top four political parties in UP that have fielded candidates with criminal background contesting

    elections with SP (27) or 59%, BSP (18) or 38%, BJP (15) or 32%, and INC (12) or 30%.

    2. There are 65 candidates who are charged of heinous crimes which includes murder, attempt to

    murder, kidnapping, extortion, etc.

    3. Amongst major parties, SP has fielded maximum (16) no of candidates with serious charges, followed

    by BSP (12), BJP(11) and INC(3).

    4. There are a total of 18 Red Alert constituencies so far where there are 3 or more candidates contesting

    with criminal background.

    5. 118 “Crorepatis” has contested/are contesting elections so far. BSP 27 or 56.25%, BJP 26 or 55.32%,

    SP 25 or 54.35%, and INC has 21 or 52.50%.

    6. Percentage of contesting crorepatis is 16.74% in Uttar Pradesh in 2009 so far as compared to 9% in

    2004 Loksabha elections.

    7. 67.8% of the total candidates have not furnished their PAN card details.

    8. Number of women candidates is 32 (i.e 4.53% of 705 candidates).

  • Uttar Pradesh Election Watch

    Data in this Kit is presented in good faith, with an intention to inform voters.

    Candidates' affidavit with nomination papers is the source of this analysis.

    www.adrindia.org, www.nationalelectionwatch.org, [email protected], 011 6590 1524 Page 2 of 43

    SMS and Helpline Campaign

    We have started a helpline and SMS campaign to enable voters get information on candidates’background

    to help them make an informed choice while voting.

    Details of helpline: Toll-free no: 1-800-110-440 Day/Hours of operation: Mon-Sat (10am – 6pm)

    Information given: Criminal records, Assets, Liabilities and Education Qualifications

    Source of Information: Candidate information given in affidavits

    Details of SMS campaign: NEW will send 3 messages a week starting immediately, till elections. The messages will contain fact

    based information. To register, please SMS MYNETA to 56070.

    Also, the details of affidavit of the candidates are available on http://www.nationalelectionwatch.org and http://myneta.info

    Contact List at the Last page

  • Uttar Pradesh Election Watch

    Data in this Kit is presented in good faith, with an intention to inform voters.

    Candidates' affidavit with nomination papers is the source of this analysis.

    www.adrindia.org, www.nationalelectionwatch.org, [email protected], 011 6590 1524 Page 3 of 43

    Parties and candidates

    Total contesting candidates made available by ECI: 256

    Total Independents contesting: 102

    Parties & Candidates Report

    Party Count

    IND 102

    BSP 15

    BJP 15

    SP 14

    INC 13

    AD 7

    IJP 5

    JPS 5

    RSMD 4

    RCP 4

    BSRD 3

    PECP 3

    BPD 3

    NCP 3

    ABAS 3

    RPI(A) 3

    RDMP 3

    ASP 2

    NELU 2

    ANC 2

    BRPP 2

    RPI 2

    CPI(ML)(L) 2

    NBNP 2

    KKJHS 2

    RAJUP 2

    RTKP 2

    ABHM 1

    JANS 1

    SWPI 1

    RSP 1

    RMEP 1

    MUL 1

    NLHP 1

    JD(U) 1

    SBSP 1

    JD(S) 1

    BGD 1

    NNP 1

    LD 1

    AITC 1

    GGP 1

    VAJP 1

    LSVP 1

    EKSP 1

    RSBP 1

    BAP 1

    RWSP 1

    MMUP 1

    BVVP 1

    BJTP 1

    RJPK 1

    RKSP 1

    UPRP 1

    JM 1

    Total 253

  • Uttar Pradesh Election Watch

    Data in this Kit is presented in good faith, with an intention to inform voters.

    Candidates' affidavit with nomination papers is the source of this analysis.

    www.adrindia.org, www.nationalelectionwatch.org, [email protected], 011 6590 1524 Page 4 of 43

    Red Alert Constituencies (Phase 3) Total Red Alert Constituencies = 6

    Top Red Alert Constituencies are Lucknow (5), Sitapur (4), Unnao (4), Jhansi (4), Kanpur (3), Fatehpur (3)

    Serial State Constituency Number of Candidates with Criminal Charges

    1 UTTAR PRADESH Lucknow 5

    2 UTTAR PRADESH Sitapur 4

    3 UTTAR PRADESH Unnao 4

    4 UTTAR PRADESH Jhansi 4

    5 UTTAR PRADESH Kanpur 3

    6 UTTAR PRADESH Fatehpur 3

    Total candidates with all criminal charges –Party wise

    Party Candidates with Criminal Charges Total Percent

    SP 10 14 71.43

    IND 9 102 8.82

    BJP 4 15 26.67

    INC 4 13 30.77

    BSP 4 15 26.67

    RTKP 1 2 50.00

    NCP 1 3 33.33

    RCP 1 4 25.00

    RSBP 1 1 100.00

    AD 1 7 14.29

    Total 36 176 20.45

    Candidates with serious cases – party wise

    Party Code Number of Candidates

    SP 8

    IND 4

    BJP 2

    BSP 2

    AD 1

    RCP 1

    Total 18

  • Uttar Pradesh Election Watch

    Data in this Kit is presented in good faith, with an intention to inform voters.

    Candidates' affidavit with nomination papers is the source of this analysis.

    www.adrindia.org, www.nationalelectionwatch.org, [email protected], 011 6590 1524 Page 5 of 43

    Crorepatis Party wise

    Party Crorepatis Total Percent

    BJP 9 15 60.00

    SP 8 14 57.14

    INC 8 13 61.54

    BSP 8 15 53.33

    RSMD 2 4 50.00

    AD 1 7 14.29

    IND 1 102 0.98

    NCP 1 3 33.33

    JM 1 1 100.00

    IJP 1 5 20.00

    Total 40 179 22.35

    Average assets per candidate of various parties

    Party Avg Assets Candidate

    Count

    JM Rs 26,94,51,168 ~

    26 Cror+ 1

    BSP Rs 5,46,20,865 ~ 5 Cror+ 15

    INC Rs 4,37,86,096 ~ 4 Cror+ 13

    RSMD Rs 3,19,20,661 ~ 3 Cror+ 4

    SP Rs 2,19,51,085 ~ 2 Cror+ 14

    BJP Rs 1,44,76,011 ~ 1 Cror+ 15

    NCP Rs 78,05,901 ~ 78 Lacs+ 3

    JD(U) Rs 69,38,370 ~ 69 Lacs+ 1

    AD Rs 64,42,726 ~ 64 Lacs+ 7

    JD(S) Rs 61,32,550 ~ 61 Lacs+ 1

    MMUP Rs 47,00,000 ~ 47 Lacs+ 1

    GGP Rs 40,91,000 ~ 40 Lacs+ 1

    IJP Rs 40,72,073 ~ 40 Lacs+ 5

    RKSP Rs 28,97,817 ~ 28 Lacs+ 1

    UPRP Rs 26,97,664 ~ 26 Lacs+ 1

    VAJP Rs 21,78,000 ~ 21 Lacs+ 1

    LSVP Rs 21,16,000 ~ 21 Lacs+ 1

    JANS Rs 20,90,000 ~ 20 Lacs+ 1

    RPI(A) Rs 19,59,247 ~ 19 Lacs+ 3

    RPI Rs 18,68,681 ~ 18 Lacs+ 2

    RCP Rs 16,31,286 ~ 16 Lacs+ 4

    SWPI Rs 14,52,714 ~ 14 Lacs+ 1

    BAP Rs 14,48,000 ~ 14 Lacs+ 1

    RJPK Rs 14,15,000 ~ 14 Lacs+ 1

    KKJHS Rs 13,16,312 ~ 13 Lacs+ 2

    RSBP Rs 12,33,023 ~ 12 Lacs+ 1

    IND Rs 12,15,835 ~ 12 Lacs+ 102

  • Uttar Pradesh Election Watch

    Data in this Kit is presented in good faith, with an intention to inform voters.

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