"Court cannot stop democratic process to decide the fate of any elected authority:" Jammu and Kashmir court

The Additional District Judge, therefore, dismissed a a plea by chairperson of Block Development Council (BDC) to stay the process initiated by elected Sarpanches for his removal.
District Court Complex Jammu
District Court Complex Jammu

A Jammu & Kashmir court recently observed that it cannot interfere with the democratic process laid down in the Panchayati Raj Rules and stop the democratic process to decide the fate of any elected authority (Tarsame Kumar v. Secretary, Block Development Council).

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