Delhi High Court bench dismissed the petition filed by an Ex-Contestant of the last municipal election held in 2017 seeking direction from the State Election Commission to remove the election symbol from the ballot paper in the municipal elections in Delhi.
Allahabad High Court division bench while hearing a special Appeal defective filed by Kamlesh Yadav has dismissed the petition relying upon the judgment of the Court in Writ Petition (Shiv Singh and others Vs. State of U.P and others) decided on August 16, 2021.
Mr. Diwan argued before the Supreme Court that Karnataka High Court says that because there are directions issued by the state election commission that operates as having the force of law which according to us is inadequate and that really a question of law.
The Court directed the State Election Commission to “produce before us the CCTV footage of the designated counting areas and centres both in the form the footage print and also Pen Drive by the next date fixed
A Special Leave Petition has been filed in the Supreme Court challenging the judgment of the Lucknow Bench of the Allahabad High Court wherein the Court had directed the State Government and State Election Commission