NOTA (None Of The Above)

Topic covered: Salient features of the Representation of People’s Act. NOTA (None Of The Above): Context: The Supreme Court has asked the Centre and the Election Commission of India to respond to a plea that fresh elections should be conducted in constituencies where the highest number of votes polled are NOTA (None Of The Above). …

Hold polls where NOTA got most votes: petition

Topics Covered: Salient features of the Representation of People’s Act. Hold polls where NOTA got most votes: petition: Context: An advocate has moved the Supreme Court for a direction that fresh elections should be held in a constituency where NOTA (‘None of the above’ option) garnered the maximum number of votes. Besides, none of the candidates …