Seven political parties seek Election Commission’s registration

Vastavam web: With the Lok Sabha elections round the corner, at least seven political parties have sought registration from the Election Commission (EC) in the recent past, officials said Tuesday. The organisations are – Bhartiya Vikash Dal United, Loktantrik Jan Swaraj Party, National Awami United Party, Purvanchal Navnirman Party, Rashtriya Janshakti Samaj Party, Sakala Janula Party and Swatantra Party (Jan). The Commission had last registered 22 political parties in November, 2018. Out of the recognised parties, seven are national parties, while 59 are state parties.