‘Install breath analysers at polling booths’, PIL in Supreme Court to check intoxicated voters

Shruti Mahajan November 10 2018

A PIL has been filed in the Supreme Court seeking steps to prevent persons in inebriated state from casting vote.

The petition has been filed by an activist and president of the NGO Tamilnad Telugu Yuva Sakthi, Kethireddy Jagadeeswar Reddy, through Advocate Ananth Narayana MG.

In this petition, where the Election Commission of India has been made one of the parties, the petitioner has sought issuing of directions for installation of breath analysers at polling booths to prevent persons in an . . .

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