464 candidates with criminal records contested in the first two phases of general election 2019. This is around 16% of the candidates. The number is higher than 2014 where only 17% of all candidates in the entire election held criminal records.

Watch this video on Neta Pe Data to catch a glimpse on the state wise and party wise criminal records of the candidates who contested in the election phases that just came to an end.

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