Sops for Votes: From Electricity to Financial Aid to Jobs, Parties Dish Out 'Freebies' Ahead of Assembly Polls

Sops for Votes: From Electricity to Financial Aid to Jobs, Parties Dish Out ‘Freebies’ Ahead of Assembly Polls

A phenomenon almost every election season, it is once again time for political parties out there to make some promises, announce a few sops and manipulate the voter’s choice by offering hard-to-resist “freebies”. Seven states are going to polls in the New Year. Five among them – Uttar Pradesh, Punjab, Goa, Manipur and Uttarakhand – […]

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