Why do you think the political class as a whole has rejected the EC’s latest notification asking politicians to file affidavits before returning officers (ROs)?
It’s an affidavit which politicians are required to fill up. As someone suggested, if you answer all those questions you could end up throwing up a new crop of politicians every time.
Many politicians say there are "political" cases and criminal ones. How will an RO make the distinction?
The law doesn’t talk of political cases. It does not make that distinction. There is a possibility of...