A total number of 266 cases are registered against 130 candidates contesting in Chhattisgarh phase two polls as per the report by the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR).
Association for Democratic Reforms has analysed 1,256 candidates affidavits out of which 145 of them have declared pending criminal cases against them.
A total of 90 candidates have declared serious criminal cases. These cases range from an attempt to murder, kidnapping etc.
In 2013, there were 66 candidates who had declared serious criminal cases against them.
|Party||Total Candidates||Total candidates with the criminal case||Total number of the Criminal case against candidates|
|Indian National Congress||72||18||64|
|Janta Congress Chhattisgarh (J)||46||15||39|
|Aam Aadmi Party||68||17||21|
|Bhartiya Janta Party||72||6||7|
|Bahujan Samaj Party||26||3||3|