Contai Municipality elections: Calcutta High Court directs forensic audit of CCTV footage

The High Court wondered why the State Election Commission opposed the prayer for a forensic audit as such a stand ran contrary to their object of holding free and fair elections.
Chief Justice Prakash Shrivastava and Justice Rajarshi Bharadwaj
Chief Justice Prakash Shrivastava and Justice Rajarshi Bharadwaj

The Calcutta High Court on Tuesday directed a forensic audit of the CCTV footage from the Contai Municipal Election on allegations that the polling saw incidents of violence and malpractices [Soumendu Adhikari v State of WB].

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