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Andhra Pradesh High Court docket upholds SEC’s determination to defend Panchayat polls

Andhra Pradesh High Court docket upholds SEC’s determination to defend Panchayat polls

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Hyderabad: The Andhra Pradesh High Court docket on Thursday upheld the determination of the suppose election commission (SEC) to defend polls for native city and rural bodies, atmosphere aside the arguments of the YS Jagan Mohan Reddy executive and inserting down a single think’s defend uncover. The Reddy executive, which has been at loggerheads with the SEC over conducting elections for native bodies since closing March, has of leisurely adversarial the polls announcing that executive workers had been busy with the Covid-19 immunisation programme. Some executive team bodies had additionally aired considerations over ballotduties for the length of the pandemic. Attempting to allay their fears, the SEC had entreated the manager to accord priority pickle to the manager team on ballotduties ...
Andhra Pradesh pollbody invokes plenary powers, sacks senior bureaucrat

Andhra Pradesh pollbody invokes plenary powers, sacks senior bureaucrat

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SynopsisEver since the APSEC announced the polltime desk for city and rural native bodies for February, after postponing it from March last year owing to Covid-19 outbreak, the ruling YSR Congress and just a few executive employee associations were opposing it. The pollbody has announced to “summarily discharge” the decent “to safeguard the integrity of ongoing election task in the scream”.Hyderabad: In an unheard of mosey, the Andhra Pradesh Instruct Election Commission (APSEC) has invoked its plenary powers and sacked a senior bureaucrat, for allegedly attempting to subvert the election task announced for native bodies. The APSEC has accused its joint director, GV Sai Prasad, of attempting to paralyse the functioning of polls by “deserting with out intimation” and influencing the commis...