2. Section 23 of the Indian Contract Act, 1872 – What are the legal considerations and objectives and what is not The consideration or purpose of an agreement is legitimate, unless prohibited by law; or of such a nature is that, if permitted, it would null and neas the provisions of a statute; fraudulent; a violation of the person or property of another; or the Court considers that it is immoral or contrary to public policy. In each of these cases, the consideration or the object of an agreement is considered illegal. Any agreement whose object or consideration is illegal is cancelled. Compared to previous results, our analysis of the 2016-2017 NR elections revealed similar rates of allegations of unlawful dismissal. It takes the form of misuse of State resources, such as, for example. B investments in unnecessary projects on the eve of the election campaign. It takes the form of companies that fund political candidates to make them their clients. All these factors have in common the consideration of private interests in public opinion and decision-making. .