Intel DG AB transfer: HC directs AP govt to follow EC orders, strikes down GO - AP24x7
Fri, Mar 29, 2019, 12:06 PM
The Andhra Pradesh High Court struck down the GO issued by state government stopping transfer of Intelligence DG AB Venkateswara Rao. The Election Commission of India transferred 3 IPS officers including AB Venkateswara Rao on the complaint of the YSRCP. The High Court faulted the government for issuing a GO after EC giving orders. The HC made it clear that they cannot interfere in the functioning of the EC. The AP government’s reaction on High Court orders likely to be known by Friday evening.