Chandrababu Naidu Vows to ‘Battle for Transparency in Election Process’ after supreme court throws out VVPAT supplication

New Delhi: After the Supreme Court trashed some resistance groups’ survey supplication for 50 percent VVPAT check in the Lok Sabha surveys, Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister N Chandrababu Naidu Tuesday said he would not surrender the battle for straightforwardness in the race procedure.

Twenty-one resistance pioneers, including Naidu, National Conference boss Farooq Abdullah, CPI pioneer D Raja and Congress pioneer Abhishek Manu Singhvi, had documented a supplication looking for audit of the pinnacle court’s April 8 request guiding the Election Commission to expand irregular coordinating of VVPAT slips with EVMs to five surveying stalls for every get together section.

The resistance groups had requested that the number be raised to 50 percent of complete stalls.

“We regard the Supreme Court’s order…but the gathering won’t surrender and proceed with its battle for straightforwardness in the decision procedure in the nation. It’s completely basic for the EC to work straightforwardly to guarantee free and reasonable races,” Naidu said in an announcement.

The Election Commission ought to be in charge of the legit execution of the Supreme Court’s April 8 request. If there should arise an occurrence of any inconsistency, voter evident paper review trail (VVPAT) slips ought to be coordinated with EVM results in the whole voting public, the Telugu Desam Party boss said.

On the EC’s case that the checking of all VVPAT slips may defer the outcomes by five days, Naidu stated, “It’s simply a question of a couple of days. The survey board ought to pick validity and straightforwardness over different things.”

The TDP had before supposed vast scale EVM breaking down in Andhra Pradesh amid the April 11 decisions for the 25 Lok Sbha seats and to choose another 175-part Assembly.

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