What is the meant by regional political party?

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What is meant by regional political party? State the conditions required to be recognised
as a ‘regional political party’.

Answer:
A regional Party is a party that is present in only some states.
Conditions required for a party to be recognised as a regional political party are:

  • A party that secures at least six per cent of the total votes in an election to the legislative Assembly of a state.
  • Party should win atleast two seats in the Legislative Assembly.