Bookmark Kaumudi Online  Bookmark this site  Editor@Kaumudi  |  Marketing  Print Advt rates  |  Calendar 2012        Go!    
 
 
December 17, Sunday 2017 3:19 PM       

       HEADLINES: State home department a failure: Chennithala                                              It’s not an off-the-cuff decision: K M Mani                                              Kerala Congress M will seize to exist after next election                                              We don’t need opportunists in LDF: Kanam                                              Ockhi: Two more dead bodies found, death toll rises to 74                                              Sonia Gandhi turns nostalgic during her last speech as Cong chief                                              Guj polls: BJP will lose if EMVs don’t malfunction, says Hardik Patel                                              Bengaluru police say no to Sunny Leone's New Year bash                                              Rahul Gandhi will infuse new energy into Congress: Sachin Pilot                                              Rahul Gandhi takes over as Congress president                                              Al-Aqsa preacher slams Trump for recognising Jerusalem as Israel's capital                                              Toronto billionaire couple found dead at their home                                              2 people died as 6.5 magnitude earthquake hits Indonesian island                                              South Asian peace only if Pak 'miltablishment' stops support to Islamic terrorists                                              Agassi could prove to be good coach for Djokovic: Becker                                              Sindhu enters title round of Dubai Super Series Finals                                              Sania Mirza to give Australian Open a miss                                              ISL 2017/18: FC Goa outplay Delhi Dynamos to move into top spot                                              ISL: Kerala Blasters defeat 10-man NorthEast United by slender margin                                              Kaumudi Facebook
       INDIA Next Article: Jayalalithaa death anniversary: Clad in black, EPS, OPS lead silent march  
       RK Nagar by-poll: Nominations Vishal, Deepa rejected
 
         Posted on :19:31:19 Dec 5, 2017
   
A A
       Last edited on:00:00:39 Dec 6, 2017
         Tags: RK Nagar by-poll: Nominations Vishal, Deepa r
 

CHENNAI: The nomination papers of actor Vishal Krishna and late J Jayalalithaa’s niece Deepa Jayakumar for the December 21 RK Nagar bypoll here, were Tuesday rejected by Election authorities, a senior official said.

“Both their nominations have been rejected. We will get full details later…it is a quasi judicial process,” the official said.

Asked about the reason for rejecting the papers, the official said it was “technical.”

“There were some flaws in the nomination. It is an order passed by the Returning Officer,” he added.

Vishal, who heads the Tamil Film Producers Council and is the general secretary of the Nadigar Sangam (South Indian Artistes’ Association), said he was told at the last minute that there were “discrepancies,” in the papers in respect of signatures.

Along with several of his supporters, he briefly squatted on the road in North Chennai protesting the decision to reject his papers. He was removed from the spot by police.

Opposing election authorities’ rejecting her nomination, Deepa alleged it was not done for any valid reasons. “It is being done wantonly,” she added.

As many as 145 nominations were received from aspirants seeking to contest the bypoll. Currently, scrutiny of nominations are on and an official update on the total number of papers accepted and rejected is expected later.

The last date for withdrawal of candidature is December 7.

A A
       INDIA
Next Article: Jayalalithaa death anniversary: Clad in black, EPS, OPS lead silent march
 
 
INDIA HEADLINES
If my name didn't have a 'Gandhi', I wouldn't be here, says Varun Gandhi  
Author in Indian attire denied entry to Calcutta Swimming Club  
Bengaluru police say no to Sunny Leone's New Year bash  
We did our best in treating Amma: Apollo Hospital  
1971 war hero Khetrapal remembered on Vijay Diwas  
Muzaffarnagar riots: Non-bailable warrant against UP minister, BJP MLAs  
Guj polls: BJP will lose if EMVs don’t malfunction, says Hardik Patel  
Denied hospital admission, Odisha woman gives birth in drain  
Sonia to contest from Rae Bareli in 2019 LS polls: Priyanka  
Under Rahul, party will scale new heights: Manmohan Singh  
Sonia Gandhi turns nostalgic during her last speech as Cong chief  
PM Modi taking India back to medieval times: Rahul Gandhi  
Trains delayed, rescheduled due to low visibility in Delhi  
Rahul Gandhi: From a reluctant leader to party president  
Rahul Gandhi takes over as Congress president  
Vijay Diwas: When India won and Bangladesh got liberated  
DRI seizes Paris brand cigarettes worth Rs 65.96 lakh  
Hyd Police bust online sex trafficking racket  
Rahul Gandhi will infuse new energy into Congress: Sachin Pilot  
'Exercise Ekuverin' commences in Belagavi  
In last five months, BJP coffers received Rs. 80,000 cr: Anna Hazare  
Lawmaker rides tractor to Parliament, he has a reason  
Amit Shah makes Rajya Sabha debut  
Winter Session: Oppn corners Modi over Pak-Guj polls row  
SC dismisses Congress' plea seeking cross-verification of VVPAT  
 
Do you support Adv Aloor's criticism that judges in lower courts lack guts?
Yes
 
No
 
No opinion
 
 
 
Home Kerala India World Business Sports Sci&Tech Education Automobile CityNews Movies Environment Letters 
© Copyright keralakaumudi Online 2011  |  Reproduction in whole or in part without written permission is prohibited.
Head Office Address: Kaumudi Buildings, Pettah P.O, Trivandrum - 695024, India.
Online queries talk to Deepu Sasidharan, + 91 98472 38959 or Email deepu[at]kaumudi.com
Customer Service -Advertisement Disclaimer Statement   |  Copyright Policy