[Gujarat Panchayat Polls] If a deceased candidate wins election, option is to hold bye-election: Gujarat High Court

The Court, therefore, rejected the petition filed by a BJP candidate who had emerged second in a panchayat election praying that he should be declared winner.
[Gujarat Panchayat Polls] If a deceased candidate wins election, option is to hold bye-election: Gujarat High Court
EVM and Gujarat High court

If a candidate in Panchayat polls, who passed away before counting of votes, wins the election, the candidate who secured the second highest number of votes cannot be declared winner, the Gujarat High Court ruled.

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