DMPQ: Identify the few shortcomings of the election system in India

  • rigging of election and booth capturing
  • use of caste and religion in election
  • Misuse of official machinery
  • Criminalization of politics
  • Maintenance and auditing of accounts by political parties is not fully transparent
  • RTI not applicable to political parties
  • Effect of pressure groups
  • Misuse of mass and social media (fake news)
  • Communalism
  • Low voter turnout