Monday, 28 March 2016

A symbolic relationship


There is nothing new in the revelations made by Tata Communications chairman Subodh Bhargava and Bajaj Auto's Rahul Bajaj regarding political parties demanding funds from the corporate houses. In fact, your editorial is right that corporates have always been willing to fund political parties and some select candidates during elections ('Political funding must be above board', March 28)
Mail Today raises the key issue that political funding should be provided through legal and transparent channels.


(This letter published in Mail Today on March 29, 2009)