Supreme Court dismisses TMC’s plea to postpone civic polls in Tripura, directs re-evaluation of force deployment

The Supreme Court on Tuesday rejected the Trinamool Congress (TMC) party’s plea to postpone the municipal elections in Tripura, saying it was an “excessive recourse” and last resort to do so in a democracy and ensure that the state police are free. Several instructions have been passed for and fair elections. The top court directed … Read more