Political parties and candidates are not allowed to use public properties/places for political advertisements. They cannot write on the walls, paste any posters/papers, erect/display any cutouts, hoardings, banners, flags etc as a part of election campaigning. Some examples of public properties are1:
- Railway stations, railway flyovers, bus stands, airports, bridges,
- Government hospitals, post offices,
- Government buildings, municipal buildings, etc.
If a political party or candidate, puts up any of their campaign material on a public property, then it will be an MCC violation.0
- Chapter 12, Manual on Model Code of Conduct, available at https://eci.gov.in/files/file/9375-manual-on-model-code-of-conduct/