HC indicts Telangana govt on GHMC polls

Published on April 16, 2015 13:44:44 PM
The high court in Hyderabad slammed the Telangana government on Thursday on their plea seeking extension of Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) election.

Rejecting the plea, the court stated that if the election commission is not capable of conduction the elections, it can hand over the responsibility to the central election commission.

The Advocate General had requested for time to increase the number of GHMC divisions to 200 from the existing 150, till November. The court stated that it will think over the issue and arrive at a decision soon