cluded analysis on the increasing assets of our politicians and an analysis of the expenses incurred during elections by candidates in order to provide a holistic picture to the voters,” says Bairwal.
In 2012, the association launched the Myneta SMS service and Android Mobile app, which has currently been downloaded by more than 1,000 users. Its Election Watch Reporter app was launched during the recent Karnataka Assembly polls. Vikas Raghuvanshi, a senior software analyst at ADR, says the app had more than 500 downloads and at least 12 genuine complaints of poll code violation were received and broadcast on their website. “We also run an SMS campaign about the percentage of candidates with criminal backgrounds or the percentage of crorepatis contesting,” he says.