Calcutta HC Stays Panchayat Poll Process in West Bengal Till April 16, Seeks Poll Panel Report

Kolkata: The Calcutta High Court on Thursday stayed the process for panchayat elections in West Bengal till April 16, asking the State Election Commission to file a detailed status report.

While staying the election process, Justice Subrata Talukdar also sought from the State Election Commission by Monday a comprehensive status report on the poll process, detailing the number of nominations filed and the percentage of nominations rejected, amongst other information.

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