Petition in Delhi HC to change voting machines 4 days prior to MCD polls


AAP Candidate Mohammad Tahir Hussain has filed a writ petition in the Delhi High Court seeking direction to the State Election Commission to use second generation EVMs with VVPAT (Voter-verifiable paper audit trail) in the forthcoming MCD polls.

The petition has been filed four days before the MCD elections, which are to be held on April 23, 2017.

Appearing on behalf of Hussain, Senior Advocate Indira Jaising submitted: