High Court directs state election commission to file report
Amaravati: The High Court has ordered a hearing on the consensus of Macharla, Punganur and constituencies. The court directed the SEC to hold a hearing on the consensus. The High Court asked the state Election Commission to conduct an inquiry and submit a report.
Punganur constituency TDP in-charge Anishareddy, TDP ex-MLA Shankar and lawyer Para Kishore have filed petitions in the high court alleging that the SEC and the district collector had failed to stop YCP supporters from committing irregularities in various villages under the Guntur district Machar constituencies, including Punganur and Thambalapalle in Chittoor district.
The court heard these petitions. The High Court has issued directions on forced consensus and rejection of nominations. The High Court directed the SEC to consider the complaints and issue directions.