Chart: What’s The Average Age Of An Indian MP?

The chart below looks at the average age of the Parliament members over the last 15 Lok Sabhas. The average age has increased from 46.5 years from the first Lok Sabha to 53.03 years for the 15th Lok Sabha (2009-2014).   In fact, the 12th Lok Sabha (1998-99) witnessed the lowest average age of MPs … Continued

Why India’s Big Cities Are Important For Elections 2014

There are many blocks of parliamentary seats, most are in different states in India. And thus somewhat given India’s recent political history, a block of 31 parliamentary seats should be the top priority for any political party.   India’s top eight metros, cities with 5 million plus population, had been the one of the strongest … Continued