Nimmagadda Ramesh files petition in HC against AP govt
State Election Commissioner Nimmagadda Ramesh Kumar has filed a petition in the High Court against the AP government. In the petition, Ramesh has informed the court that the state government was not sanctioning funds to the State Election Commission (SEC). Moreover, the AP government is preventing the SEC to use its existing funds, he mentioned. Ramesh also brought to the notice of the High Court that the state government was not cooperating to hold elections. The petitioner said that the non-release of funds to the SEC is illegal according to Article 243(K).