Samajwadi Party SP is the richest regional party in the country. The Association for Democratic Reforms has revealed this. DMK and TRS are next in the list of the richest regional parties. ADR reveals the revenue and expenditure details of 37 regional parties in its report. The report was prepared for the year 2017-18. However, the total income of the top three parties was Rs 237.27 crore, the report said. Akhilesh Yadav’s SP’s party is Rs 47.19 crore.
Out of 37 parties, it was 19.89 percent. The DMK revenue was Rs 35.748 crore while the TRS income was Rs 27.27 crore. The report said that the party’s revenue declined to 34 last year. ADR said the income of their parties was through donations, membership fees, and subscriptions. The highest amount of fees and subscriptions to TRS was 22.909 crores.