OPERATION DURYODHAN
ARCHIVE

OPERATION DURYODHAN

Cobrapost |
August 28, 2005

This was the first of its kind of sting operations in India, in which 11 members of Parliament, from different political parties, were captured on camera accepting money to table questions on the floor of the Parliament, 10 belonged to the Lok Sabha (lower house) while 1 was from the Rajya Sabha (upper house).


This was the first of its kind of sting operations in India, in which 11 members of Parliament, from different political parties, were captured on camera accepting money to table questions on the floor of the Parliament, 10 belonged to the Lok Sabha (lower house) while 1 was from the Rajya Sabha (upper house).

IMPACT: All 11 members were expelled from the Parliament. The Supreme Court upheld their expulsion.

 


If you like the story and if you wish more such stories, support our effort Make a donation.


Loading...

If you believe investigative journalism is essential to making democracy functional and accountable support us. »