Notification has been issued for Haridwar Panchayat elections. Polling can be held on twenty sixth September and outcomes can be declared on twenty eighth. Haridwar Panchayat elections can be held on September 26, attributable to which the election code of conduct can be applied within the district from Thursday.
The Excessive Court docket had directed the state authorities to challenge a notification within the first week of August for conducting three-tier panchayat elections in Haridwar. The matter was heard earlier than a division bench of Chief Justice Vipin Sanghi and Justice RC Khulbe.
Haridwar resident Ranjan Tyagi had filed a public curiosity litigation within the Excessive Court docket saying that the federal government isn’t conducting three-tier panchayat elections in Haridwar district, which is in violation of the order of the Supreme Court docket. On this, it was stated by the State Election Fee that the fee would challenge a notification for the three-tier panchayat elections within the first week of August.
Advocate Basic SN Babulkar, on behalf of the state authorities, advised the court docket that the federal government is neither delaying nor violating the order of the Supreme Court docket. He stated that the work of delimitation of our bodies and panchayats has been accomplished.