"Such an election should not be permitted to hold the field", Gujarat HC quashes State Law Minister BM Chudasama's 2017 election

The Court found that 429 votes had been illegally excluded from the vote-count by the RO at the time, who was found to have been "hands in glove" with Chudasama.
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The Gujarat High Court on Monday quashed the December 2017 election of Gujarat's Law Minister, Bhupendrasinh Manubha Chudasama to the State's Legislative Assembly as violative of the Representation of People's Act, 1951. (Ashwinbhai Kamsubhai Rathod v. Bhailalbhai Kalubhai Pandav, BM Chudasama and others)

A member of the Bharatiya Janata Party, Chudasama had been declared the winner of the December 2017 Gujarat State Assembly elections over Congress candidate Ashwinbhai Khamsubhai Rathod with a margin of 327 votes.

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