State Election Commissioner has no medical expertise to take a call on Panchayat Elections during vaccine drive: Andhra Pradesh govt moves SC

The state government has maintained that the "election can put the entire vaccination drive into a disarray and endanger the lives of lakhs of citizens does not appear to have weighed with Kumar."
DR N Ramesh Kumar, Andhra Pradesh High Court
DR N Ramesh Kumar, Andhra Pradesh High Court

The YS Jaganmohan Reddy government of Andhra Pradesh (AP) has told the Supreme Court that the State Election Commissioner N Ramesh Kumar does not have the medical expertise to decide when Panchayat elections should be held in the State when frontline workers are being vaccinated.

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