How does this explainer help the user?
Elections are a way for citizens to choose someone to be their political leader or representative in government. A political campaign is an organized effort which seeks to influence the decision-making process within a specific group. In democracies, political campaigns often refer to electoral campaigns, by which representatives are chosen or referendums are decided. This explainer will help users understand the law on campaigning during elections in India.
What are the laws being discussed?
The laws being discussed are the Representation of Peoples Act, 1951, Conduct of Election Rules, 1961.