Nitin Pai quoted in a piece on NRI voting rights

Nitin Pai quoted in a piece examining why online voting for non-residents is yet to come into force. Nitin mentions the consequences of ‘moral hazards’ that come into play on this topic.

Left out in the cold

“But some political experts are not too keen on the idea. “A voter who lives outside the constituency is insulated from the consequences of his or her political choices. A certain amount of democratic ‘moral hazard’ comes into play when voters who do not directly suffer the consequences of their vote make choices that affect voters who do,” political commentator Nitin Pai says.”

Read the rest of the piece here.