TRS Emerged As 3rd Richest Regional Party

As per the Association for Democratic Reforms (ADR), Samajwadi Party led by Akhilesh Yadav in Uttar Pradesh is the Richest Regional Party in the country at the moment with win an income of Rs 47.19 crore. MK Stalin's DMK stood at second position with an income of Rs 35.75 crore. KCR's TRS arrives third with an income of Rs 27.27 crore.

ADR offered the rankings based on the income and expenditure of 37 regional parties for the financial year 2017-18. Collective income of Top 3 Parties touched Rs 110 crore, which accounts to 46.45 percent of the total income of 37 regional parties.

SP, DMK, TRS, BJP and JD (U) were able to record more income than expenditure for the financial year 2017-18.

When it comes to expenditure, TDP (Rs 16.73 crore) is only next to SP (Rs 34.54 crore) & DMK (Rs 27.47 crore) to claim the third spot.