The Supreme Court in New Delhi, India. Photo: Reuters
The Supreme Court in New Delhi, India. Photo: Reuters
India

India’s Supreme Court takes aim at politicians accused of crimes

  • In India, accusations of lawbreaking do not end political careers. In some cases, they launch them. Over 100 MPs are accused of crimes and some of them face more than 200 cases
  • Fed up, the Supreme Court has blocked legislators’ ability to thwart charges and ordered parties to come clean with voters. Experts doubt that will tip the scales

The Supreme Court in New Delhi, India. Photo: Reuters
The Supreme Court in New Delhi, India. Photo: Reuters
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