Electoral bonds case: Do not nullify past transactions

One of the compelling stories during India’s ongoing general elections has concerned electoral bonds. On 15 February 2024, the Supreme Court (SC) struck down the electoral bond scheme for political donations as unconstitutional. This has meant serious ramifications for corpo-rate houses that made contributions to polit-ical parties based on this scheme and the three statutes which were amended to facili-tate it. If transactions done before the ruling are not preserved by the SC, it is going to cause donor companies a lot of hardship.

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