TN 2016 Local Body Elections cancelled
The High Court of Chennai has issued orders cancelling the TN 2016 Local Body Elections which were scheduled to be conducted on 17th and 18th October 2016 in the state of Tamil Nadu.
The High Court observed that the orders issued for the conduct of TN 2016 Local Body Elections were with ulterior motive.
All the parties except AIADMK have welcomed the orders of the High Court of Chennai.
The High Court has also observed that the orders issued by the Government are against law and have ordered the Government of Tamil Nadu to issue fresh orders and to conduct the Local body elections before 31st December 2016. The High Court also cancelled three Government orders issued in this regard. It may be noted that the orders have been issued based on a case filed by the DMK.