[BREAKING] Supreme Court stays Allahabad High Court direction allowing urban local body polls sans OBC reservation

CJI DY Chandrachud remarked that holding elections without reservations for OBC would not be correct, even as a constitutional vacuum in terms of vacant seats cannot be allowed.
Uttar Pradesh and Supreme Court
Uttar Pradesh and Supreme Court

The Supreme Court on Wednesday stayed the Allahabad High Court's direction to the Uttar Pradesh government to hold pending urban local body elections without any reservation for Other Backward Classes (OBCs). (State of Uttar Pradesh v. Vaibhav Pandey and anr)

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