Tamil Nadu Poll panel gets no relief on appearance in court
CHENNAI: The first bench of the Madras High Court has refused to dispense with the appearance of State Election Commissioner and its secretary before the court in future hearings.
Senior counsel P Wilson, who appeared for the DMK, opposed the plea. The bench then adjourned the matter for further hearing on Tuesday,
According to Wilson, about 1.31 lakh posts in corporations, municipalities and panchayats are to be elected by people and they have been vacant for more than one year and the order of the first Bench to hold elections by Nov 17 has been defied.