Study shows Indian politicians are spending less and less time in legislative assemblies
In many democracies, elected politicians spend a substantial amount of time in the legislature to propose, debate, and vote on policies. In developing countries, politicians face an extra duty – they are also expected to spend a large part of their time with constituents listening to their concerns, solving conflicts, and helping them navigate the local bureaucracy. As India votes, it is timely to ask – how much time do Indian politicians spend in legislative assemblies and why has this changed over time?
- Published year: 2019
- Full version: https://theprint.in/opinion/study-shows-indian-politicians-are-spending-less-and-less-time-in-legislative-assemblies/223086/?fbclid=IwAR2pmYPG-lkEaazl29Ruy-bjUJ5ZKUHzIAUQyc0A5T_V1crghfuMm_OaLuI
- Language: Engelsk
- Journal: ThePrint