Municipal polls: SEC to receive complaints on forcible withdrawal of nominations till March 2
State Election Commissioner Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar on Tuesday directed the returning officers and election officials to accept complaints regarding forcible withdrawal of nominations for municipalities, municipal corporations and Nagar Panchayats.
In a press release, the SEC stated that complaints will be accepted till March 2. Ramesh mentioned that the SEC will take a decision on allowing such candidates to file nominations once again after examining the complaints. The TDP and BJP have complained to the SEC that the ruling YSRCP leaders have prevented opposition candidates from filing nominations in municipal elections.