SEC meets Guv after CS informs Nimmagadda state machinery not ready for Panchayat polls
State Election Commissioner Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar met Governor Biswa Bhusan Harichandan on Wednesday after Chief Secretary Nilam Sawhney wrote a letter in response to the SEC’s proceedings regarding the Panchayat elections. In the letter, the CS mentioned that the AP government machinery is not ready for conducting Panchayat elections as thousands of employees and people are affected by the novel and deadly coronavirus. Nilam Sawhney brought to the notice of the SEC not to compare AP with other states which are holding elections. Ramesh has decided to hold a video conference with district collectors, it is learnt.