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Delhi HC defers hearing of Swaraj India's plea on common symbol

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The High on Monday deferred the hearing on allotment of common symbol to the candidates of Swaraj Party contesting forthcoming municipal elections in till March 21.

Appearing for the state commission, advocate Sumit Pushkarna submitted before the that they don't have the power to allot symbols to unrecognised but registered political parties, adding that this power is vested with the Commission of (ECI).

Swaraj India, led by Yogender Yadav and Prashant Bhushan, approached the High earlier on Tuesday challenging the state commission's denial to their plea for a common symbol in the upcoming civic polls.

state commission earlier on March 14 announced April 22 as the date for Municipal Corporation of (MCD) polls.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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Delhi HC defers hearing of Swaraj India's plea on common symbol

The Delhi High Court on Monday deferred the hearing on allotment of common symbol to the candidates of Swaraj India Party contesting forthcoming municipal elections in Delhi till March 21.Appearing for the Delhi state election commission, advocate Sumit Pushkarna submitted before the court that they don't have the power to allot symbols to unrecognised but registered political parties, adding that this power is vested with the Election Commission of India (ECI).Swaraj India, led by Yogender Yadav and Prashant Bhushan, approached the Delhi High Court earlier on Tuesday challenging the state election commission's denial to their plea for a common symbol in the upcoming civic polls.Delhi state election commission earlier on March 14 announced April 22 as the date for Municipal Corporation of Delhi (MCD) polls.

The High on Monday deferred the hearing on allotment of common symbol to the candidates of Swaraj Party contesting forthcoming municipal elections in till March 21.

Appearing for the state commission, advocate Sumit Pushkarna submitted before the that they don't have the power to allot symbols to unrecognised but registered political parties, adding that this power is vested with the Commission of (ECI).

Swaraj India, led by Yogender Yadav and Prashant Bhushan, approached the High earlier on Tuesday challenging the state commission's denial to their plea for a common symbol in the upcoming civic polls.

state commission earlier on March 14 announced April 22 as the date for Municipal Corporation of (MCD) polls.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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Delhi HC defers hearing of Swaraj India's plea on common symbol

The High on Monday deferred the hearing on allotment of common symbol to the candidates of Swaraj Party contesting forthcoming municipal elections in till March 21.

Appearing for the state commission, advocate Sumit Pushkarna submitted before the that they don't have the power to allot symbols to unrecognised but registered political parties, adding that this power is vested with the Commission of (ECI).

Swaraj India, led by Yogender Yadav and Prashant Bhushan, approached the High earlier on Tuesday challenging the state commission's denial to their plea for a common symbol in the upcoming civic polls.

state commission earlier on March 14 announced April 22 as the date for Municipal Corporation of (MCD) polls.

(Only the headline and picture of this report may have been reworked by the Business Standard staff; the rest of the content is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

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