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EC decision to put out majority order guided by SC verdict in TN Seshan case

Jun 09, 2019 - The Economic Times

Citing the Supreme Court's observations in TN Seshan Vs Union of India case of 1995, the Election Commission has sought to put to rest the debate on dissent with an order stating clearly that only the final decision of the poll panel would be issued in public domain regardless of whether it may have been unanimous or a majority decision.The June 4 order of the ECI says that "all the decisions of the Commission, in cases of violation of Model Code of Conduct shall be issued containing the final d...