Madhya Pradesh election 2018: Congress moves SC for random verification of VVPAT in upcoming assembly polls

By: |
New Delhi | Published: August 10, 2018 12:07:13 PM

The Supreme Court will next week hear Congress leader Kamal Nath's plea seeking random verification of VVPAT machines in the upcoming Madhya Pradesh assembly polls.

madhya pradesh, madhya pradesh election, congress, VVPAT, madhya pradesh assembly polls, assembly elections, MP polls, MP elections, Supreme court, kamal nathThe matter came up today before a bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar. (IE)

The Supreme Court will next week hear Congress leader Kamal Nath’s plea seeking random verification of VVPAT machines in the upcoming Madhya Pradesh assembly polls. The matter came up today before a bench comprising Chief Justice Dipak Misra and Justices A M Khanwilkar.

In his petition, Kamal Nath has sought a direction to the Election Commission to randomly verify VVPAT slips with EVM votes at 10 per cent of polling stations in every constituency. He has also said the voter list should be provided in text format.

Follow financialexpress.com for all news and analysis on the Lok Sabha Elections 2019. Check Lok Sabha election 2019 schedule, Lok Sabha Constituency Details and updates on campaigning by Narendra Modi and Rahul Gandhi. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter.

Switch to Hindi Edition