AP government files lunch motion petition at HC against SEC orders on ward volunteers
AMARAVATI: Andhra Pradesh government filed a lunch motion petition at the state High Court against the State Election Commissioner Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar's orders to keep ward volunteers away from the municipal polls. As per sources, the Court will hear the plea at 2:15 PM today. The government also raised objections to SEC orders at the all-party meeting held today.
Earlier, SEC Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar directed the District Collectors, SPs and District election officials to monitor the ward volunteers and keep them away from the elections as they received many complaints regarding them. He also asked them to keep their mobiles in safe custody as there is a chance for misusing beneficiaries data.