ALSO READCorporate donations: BJP got Rs 705 cr, Cong Rs 198 cr in 4 years, says ADR BJP largest recipient of corporate donations, realtors top list: ADR Declared assets of BJP up by 627% in last 10 years: ADR report 77% income of BJP, Congress from unknown sources in FY16: ADR RS polls: Amit Shah's victory adds to BJP's political heft, but not numbers
The value of declared assets of BJP has increased from Rs 122.93 crore in 2004-05 to Rs 893.88 crore in 2015-16 while that of Congress, it has risen from Rs 167.35 crore to Rs 758.79 crore, according to the NGOs Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR) and Election Watch.
The value of assets of Trinamool Congress has seen a jump from Rs 0.25 crore to Rs 44.99 crore during this 11-year period, according to the figures released by ADR and Election Watch at a press conference here, quoting declarations by the parties before the Election Commission.
The total value of assets of CPI(M) has increased during the period by 383.47 per cent from Rs 90.55 crore to Rs 437.78 crore, ADR national coordinator Anil Verma said.
The increase in value of assets of CPI has been the lowest - from Rs 5.56 crore to Rs 10.18 crore, he said.
Verma said that declarations under 'other assets' are not easily verifiable.
"While details are specific under fixed assets, loans and advances, FDR/deposits, TDS and investments, details are not available about assets under the heading 'other assets'.
"The increase in assets of the seven national parties from 2004-05 to 2015-16 has had the highest rise under 'other assets' among all asset heads -- from Rs 108.655 crore to Rs 1605.114 crore," Verma said.
(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)