Not toothless anymore? "We found we have powers", Election Commission to Supreme Court

Murali Krishnan April 16 2019
Election Commission

A day after it questioned the functioning of the Election Commission of India, the Supreme Court today took note of the orders passed by the body against Mayawati and Yogi Adityanath.

The Court thus observed that the Election Commission seems to have got back its powers.

In a petition seeking directions to the Election Commission to take action against political leaders making appeals for votes on the basis of religion and caste, a Bench of Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi

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