Guidelines in Supreme Court order about informing the electorate
- SC directed that each candidate shall declare his/her criminal antecedents to the Election Commission before contesting an election
- Political parties shall be obligated to put all information about their candidates on their websites.
- SC also directs wider publicity, through print and electronic media, antecedents of candidates affiliated to political parties.
- SC asks legislature to consider framing law to ensure decriminalisation of politics.