[COVID] If religious places are kept open, can’t they come to polling booths? Karnataka High asks State to justify deferring local body elections

The Court had, in 2020, registered a case suo motu after noticing that local body elections were not being held as per the mandate of Clause (3) of Article 243 (U).
Karnataka High Court- Covid
Karnataka High Court- Covid

The Karnataka High Court recently directed the State government to give reasons justifying its stand to postpone the local body elections till December 2021.

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