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ALLAHABAD HIGH COURT JUDGEMENT IN FULL- CANCELLATION OF APRTEMAANANDAA'S NOMINATION TO LOKSABHA 2014

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Chief Justice's Court
Case :- WRIT - C No. - 20479 of 2014
Petitioner :- Shri Sher Singh
Respondent :- Election Commission Of India And Another
Counsel for Petitioner :- S.K. Tripathi,Shailendra Singh


Counsel for Respondent :- Illegible
Hon'ble Dr. Dhananjaya Yeshwant Chandrachud,Chief Justice
Hon'ble Dilip Gupta,J.
The petitioner, who had presented his nomination paper to the 
Collector/Returning Officer, Gautam Budh Nagar for contesting the 2014 
Lok Sabha Elections, is aggrieved by the order dated 25 March 2014 by 
which his nomination has been rejected. 
The reason assigned for rejecting the nomination is that the certified 
extract of the electoral rolls had not been submitted in the prescribed 
format despite opportunities having been granted to the petitioner. 
Article 329 (b) of the Constitution speaks as follows:
“(b) No election to either House of Parliament or to the 
House or either House of the Legislature of a State 
shall be called in question except by an election 
petition p…