HC stays election to the post of Mysuru Mayor
The High Court of Karnataka on Thursday stayed the election scheduled to be held on June 11 to the post of Mayor of Mysuru metropolis as restrictions imposed to test the unfold of COVID-19 are in place.
Justice Sachin Shankar Magadum handed the order on a petition filed by Pradeep, a councillor of the Mysuru City Corporation.
The court docket, nevertheless, mentioned authorities can resolve on holding the election after lifting of pointers issued beneath the Disaster Management Act. The councillor had contended that the election course of would lead to gathering of councillors and others in violation of the pointers.