Allahabad HC sets aside no-trust move against zila panchayat chief
| Thursday | 14th March, 2019
In the said meeting out of 92 members, 51 elected members of the zila panchayat, including the petitioner were present.
Later, on November 15, 2018, the state government appointed Kesari Devi as chairperson of zila panchayat.
There were total 92 members of zila panchayat, including the petitioner.On October 25, 2018, the meeting of the members of the zila panchayat was held to consider the motion of no-confidence.
Also, format of the ballot paper, over which the vote of no-confidence motion had taken place, was contrary to the prescribed format as per rule.To recall, Rekha Singh was elected as chairperson of zila panchayat, Allahabad in 2016.
Out of 51 members who were present, 48 cast their vote in favour of no-confidence motion, two against the and one was rejected as invalid.The presiding officer, on the same day, declared that the no-confidence motion had been passed with the majority by more than a half (1/2) members of the zila panchayat.
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