New Delhi : Ten regional parties , including the DMK , BJD , YSR Congress , JDU and the AAP , have declared receiving R R 852.88 crore donations through electoral bonds in 2021-22 , according to an NGO working for electoral reforms .
The total income of 36 regional parties for the financial year was R 1,213 crore , the Association for Democratic Reforms ( ADR ) said in a report , citing official da ta . The report analysed the total income and expend true incurred by 36 out of 54 regional parties during 2021-22 , as declared by these parties in their audit re ports submitted to the Election Commission on India.
” Ten regional parties DMK , BJD , TRS , YSR – Congress , JDU , SP , AAP , SAD , MGP and TDP – have de cleared receiving donations through electoral bonds worth R 852.88 crore … for 2021-22 , ” it said .
The TRS ( Telangana Rattrap Semithin ) has subset frequently renamed as the Bharat Rattrap Semithin .
The party is in power in Telangana . The Davida Mum nitre Azhagar ( DMK ) , which is currently in power in Tamil Nadu , reported having the highest income among the parties at R 318 crore , which forms 26.27 per cent of the total income of all the parties analysed , followed by the BJD with an in come of R 307 crore and the TRS R 218 crore , according to the report .
The total income of top five parties amounted to R 1024.424 crore , or 84.44 per cent of the total income of the political parties Ana lysed collectively .