PAFFREL complains to SC of Polls Act violations

The People’s Action for Free and Fair Elections yesterday complained to the Supreme Court that unlawful propaganda was being conducted in the Southern Province for the forthcoming Provincial Council elections, Scheduled for October 10, 2009.

PAFFREL said the unlawful propaganda includes, the public display of banners, cutouts etc., with photographs and symbols of candidates in violation of the Provincial Council Elections Act. The petition requested the Court to direct the Commissioner of Elections and the IGP, to prohibit this unlawful practice.

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