If people cannot celebrate festivals in peace, no need to hold elections for them: Calcutta High Court

"Despite the Model Code of Conduct being invoked, if two sets of people are fighting like this then they do not need any (elected) representative. Because election is going to cause another problem," the Court said.
Calcutta High Court and Ram Navami violence
Calcutta High Court and Ram Navami violence

Elections should not be held in those areas where communal clashes occurred on the occasion of Ram Navami, the Calcutta High Court orally suggested on Tuesday.

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