RK Nagar byelection by December 31: Poll panel
NEW DELHI: The by-election to the Radhakrishnan Nagar Assembly constituency in Chennai, that fell vacant on the death of former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa, will be held before December 31, Chief Election Commissioner AK Joti said on Thursday. The EC had countermanded the by-election that was scheduled to be held on April 12 after reports emerged of heavy bribery of the voters by a candidate.
demanded a probe into the killing of gangster Anand Pal Singh by police alleging that it was a “fake encounter”. Justice Pankaj Bhandari asked Rajasthan government to submit response by October 27.