Tamil Nadu Assembly Secretary has sent an official notification to the Election Commission about the vacancy in Srirangam constituency, following AIADMK chief Jayalalithaa's conviction for four years in a graft case.
The Central Administrative
Tribunal (CAT) has termed it "arbitrary" the practice of
keeping regular posts vacant due to less load of work in
government departments despite availability of ad-hoc
candidates to fill the seats.
The Bombay HC has asked the
Centre to inform it about steps being taken to appoint more
special judges and prosecutors in Maharashtra to expedite
pending trials under Prevention of Corruption Act (PCA) and