Not possible to conduct local body polls: AP government
AMARAVATI: Andhra Pradesh Chief Secretary Adityanath Das on Friday announced that the government is not in a position to conduct the local body elections and requested State Election Commission to postpone them. CS Adityanath Das released a statement after SEC released the election schedule or Panchayat elections in the state. In the statement, he mentioned that the state government is boycotting the elections and added that they received the SEC notification but the government does not read accept it.
He said that the state is getting ready for COVID-19 vaccination process and the entire government machinery is busy with vaccination works. He further requested SEC to postpone the elections.