SEC Nimmagadda writes letter again to CS, seeks cooperation for conducting panchayat polls
State Election Commissioner (SEC) Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar wrote a letter to Chief Secretary Nilam Sawhney seeking cooperation for conducting panchayat elections in February. He mentioned in the letter that the AP High Court had refused to give stay on proceedings issued by the SEC regarding panchayat polls. The SEC also sent a letter to the Principal Secretary (Panchayat Raj) Gopal Krishna Dwivedi asking to prepare the final list of voters in January 2021. According to sources, the AP government is planning to approach the Supreme Court against the SEC proceedings on panchayat elections.