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CMP proposes State funding of elections

May 21, 2004 23:32 IST
Last Updated: May 22, 2004 01:50 IST

The Congress-led United Progressive Alliance (UPA) government has said that it would be committed to electoral reforms, which includes initiating steps to introduce State funding of election campaigns at the earliest.

The draft Common Minimum Programme (CMP) was circulated among allies and supporting parties on Friday . The electoral reforms would be a part of administrative reforms being proposed in the CMP.

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