Summary: New Delhi [India], July 29 (ANI): The Central Administrative Tribunal (CAT) on Monday asked the Kerala government to revoke the suspension of vigilance director Jacob Thomas, who was suspended for allegedly violating the model code
The Model Code
of Conduct for the Lok Sabha polls is unlikely to have any bearing on issuance of a revised framework for resolution of stressed assets by the Reserve Bank and the guidelines are expected to be announced before May 23, sources said.
The Congress said that no action had been taken by the commission on the many petitions of violations that the Model Code
of Conduct had moved so far.
Summary: Biggest task for poll panel is to implement electoral norms and Model Code
Upset over a series of violations of model code
of conduct, the Supreme Court pulled up the Election Commission of India and asked a representative to be present in court on Tuesday, to explain its stand.The lawyer for the election body, Amit Sharma,told the court that it was toothless" and powerless" against hate speeches when the bench headed by Chief Justice Ranjan Gogoi asked what was being done in cases of blatant violations of Model Code
The models in question include 903 Mitsubishi ASX, Outlander and Eclipse Cross vehicles, Model Code
, in Dubai/Northern Emirates/Abu Dhabi/Al Ain manufactured between January from 2017 and October 2018.
"As per law and the Model Code
of Conduct, part of body can't be an election symbol and also a person can't enter in a polling booth with any election symbol,"said Upadhyay, also a Supreme Court lawyer.
"If there is a gap of four to five weeks between elections in the two states, then it is fair that there be a similar gap between imposition of the Model Code
of Conduct there," he told a press conference here.
THE Election Commission on Friday gave the go- ahead to the airing of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Mann ki Baat programme on Sunday, provided nothing is said that may be construed as inducement to voters or having an impact on poll- bound Bihar where model code
of conduct is in force.
Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) chief Arvind Kejriwal was the first prominent politician detained in Gujarat for the violation of Model Code
of Conduct that came into effect immediately after the Election Commission of India (EC) announced the election schedule to the Lok Sabha on 5 March 2014.
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