GHMC Polls: Telangana High Court suspends SEC circular over counting of votes
HYDERABAD: Telangana High Court suspended the circular issued by the State Election Commission on Thursday midnight directing the counting officials to consider the ballot papers with ink mark. Bharatiya Janata Party filed a house motion petition requesting to cancel the circular issued by SEC. The High Court asked the SEC to file an affidavit regarding the circular with complete details.
Earlier, the issue flared up between political parties after SEC issued a circular directing official to consider the ballot papers with ink marks. BJP approached the state High Court seeking the cancellation of the circular.