Kolkata: The Kolkata High Court issued stay on all the Panchayat election related process till 16th of April. The Court took the decision after reviewing all the issues regarding Panchayat elections on Thursday. The state election commission will have to submit all the affidavits related to the panchayat polls on 16 April.
At the same time, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) was fined Rs 5 lakhs for presenting false information in the court. The court will give further information after investigating the affidavit provided by the commissioner.
Meanwhile, the BJP has welcomed the order of the High Court in this issue. However, the Trinamool Congress (TMC) has said nothing regarding the verdict.