Tamil Nadu should be compensated since its seats in Parliament was reduced because it controlled population growth: Madras High Court

The Court said that if 'one person one vote' is followed, then States like Uttar Pradesh and Bihar would get more seats, while southern States which were able to control their population growth, would get lesser seats.
Madras HC, Delhi and Tamil Nadu
Madras HC, Delhi and Tamil Nadu

The Madras High Court recently said that it was unreasonable and unfair that the political representation of Tamil Nadu in the Lok Sabha was reduced in 1967 after the State managed to bring down its population through successful family planning measures.

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