The Supreme Court today issued notice to the central government and the Election Commission of India in petitions filed by the Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) and a legislator from the Samajwadi Party, seeking implementation of a voter-verified paper trail.
A Bench of Justices Jasti Chelameswar and S Abdul Nazeer heard the parties at length before issuing notice to the Centre.
Senior Advocates P Chidambaram and Kapil Sibal appeared for the petitioners.
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