India, Oct. 11 -- A report released by an NGO on Thursday claimed that the performance of legislators in Delhi in terms of accessibility, perception of corruption, issues raised in the Assembly and criminal record has declined over the past four and a half years.

In the report by Praja Foundation, it was claimed that the overall average score of MLAs in Delhi has fallen from 58.8% in 2016 to 53.8% in 2019. It also stated that the accessibility of the MLAs has declined to 49.20% in 2019 from 64% in 2016. The report was based on RTI applications filed over the year and a survey of 27,121 people of Delhi, said Praja Foundation director Milind Mhaske.

The Aam Aadmi Party, however, rejected the report, saying the Praja Foundation is a "BJP-l...