The 16th Lok Sabha

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Members of Parliament took oath last week and this seemed like a nice time to get acquainted with our elected representatives. Today’s post takes a closer look at the 16th Lok Sabha. Is it truly representative of the Indian population?

The chart looks at gender breakdown, asset information, criminal information and incumbency. These statistics have important stories to tell on political privilege and the quality of India’s democracy.

 

The 16th Lok Sabha

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