Parliament privileges1 min read . Updated: 29 Jun 2014, 11:48 PM IST
Mint presents data compiled by PRS Legislative on MPs' privileges and compares them with their global counterparts
Indian voters chose 543 representatives to be members of Parliament (MPs) in the 16th Lok Sabha election. Over time, as their constituencies have grown, so have their obligations and responsibilities. To assist MPs in reaching out to their electoral base, certain privileges are given to them. Mint presents data compiled by New Delhi-based PRS Legislative Research on the privileges and compares them with their global counterparts.