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When the bench sought reply from the ECI, its standing counsel Avinash Desai said that there was no subsequent representation by the party on this issue.
If no reply is received within the prescribed time limit, it will be presumed that the pink party has nothing to say and action will be taken without any further communication with the party.
Chandra also asked for the monitoring of digital platforms created/used by political parties and called for the accounts to be audited for the same.
After hearing both the sides, the bench said the affidavits filed by the petitioners would not come in the way of the ECI in performing its duties.
Ranganatha contended that declaring byelections to Shivamogga, Ballari and Mandya is violative of Section 151-A of the Representation of Peoples Act.
Regarding the complaints of fake entries and other issues surrounding the electoral list, CEC says the EC is banking on digitization and other steps to ensure clean electoral rolls as far as possible
Reddy, in his petition, had claimed that he was in danger because ‘he was fighting the Telangana Rashtra Samithi and its corrupt practices’.
The Election Commission of India (ECI) and Guntur district administration organised a hot air balloon trip on Tuesday for 20 of 50,000 students who got themselves enroled as voters recently.
The ECI is undertaking measures to improve polling percentage in places that recorded less voting in previous elections.
Every district will be asked to prepare a presentation with regard to district election management plan on training, coordination about Law and Order, among others.
One more level training will be organised for the personnel being involved in the by-elections at all levels to ensure free and fair poll, he said.
Currently it is being tracked through the IT department. If there are violations or if need be, we will collect the data from banks and initiate further action, he added.
A press release from the ECI stated that the caretaker government should merely carry on the day-to-day government and desist from taking any major policy situation decision.
The commission also cautioned Anantharaman that if he failed to appear before it, action would be initiated against him without prior intimation.
Before their merger into AP, the seven mandals were in Pinapaka, Aswaraopet and Bhadrachalam constitutiencies, all ST reserved, in Telangana State.