Through a report published by the Election Commission, it has been revealed that in the last financial (2021-22) year, the BJP topped the list of procuring cash donations of Rs 614.52 crores. This is over and above the huge contribution of Rs. 2,555 crores it received through most opaque electoral bonds.
As per Association of Democratic Freedom (ADF), in the last four years, the proceeds of 94% of bonds sold from Gujarat were received by BJP. Second on the list of recipient of cash donations is the Congress with Rs 95.44 crores while the Aam Admi Party has been a close third with Rs 44.54 crores. Strikingly, the CPI(M) bagged a cash of nearly 10 crores.