The political parties are very important to uphold democracy in India. It is equally important to respect the democratic value of India by all the political parties. The citizen of India has the right to know who fund the political parties and how the funds are being utilized by the parties. The income of all the political parties are tax free. In a press conference in Guwahati Press Club, the amount of donations, contributions etc received by the political parties of North East India is realesed along with the expenditure pattern of this fund. This report, prepared by Association for Democratic Reforms and National Election Watch, focuses on the income and expenditure of National and Regional Political Parties belonging to North-East Indian statesThe six national parties include Indian National Congress (INC), Bhartiya Janata Party (BJP), Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP), Nationalist Congress Party (NCP), Communist Party of India (CPI) and Communist Party of India (Marxist) (CPM). The 15 regional parties considered for this report include Asom Gana Parishad (AGP), All India Trinamool Congress (AITC), All India United Democratic Front (AIUDF), Bodoland People’s Front (BPF), Hill State People’s Democratic Party (HSPDP), Manipur People’s Party (MPP), Manipur State Congress Party (MSCP), Mizo National Front (MNF-ZNP), Mizoram People’s Conference (MPC), Naga People’s Front (NPF), National People’s Party (NPP), Sikkim Democratic Front (SDF), United Democratic Party (UDP), People's Democratic Alliance (PDA) and Sikkim Krantikari Morcha (SKM).