"Autocratisation, defiance of SC order:" Andhra Pradesh HC quashes Election Commission decision to hold local body polls without 4 weeks MCC

Criticising the Election Commission misinterpreting the Supreme Court's order, the judge remarked, "even a common man who can read, write and understand English language can easily find out the direction issued."
Andhra Pradesh High Court
Andhra Pradesh High Court

The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Friday quashed the State Election Commission's (SEC) decision cut short the Model Code of Conduct (MCC) period to less than four weeks for the conduct of earlier deferred local body polls.

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