Simultaneous elections to Lok Sabha and Assemblies

Unsafe remedy

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February 1967: The election information centre in Delhi, opened by the Indian Posts and Telegraphs Department to give the latest party position in the Lok Sabha and Assembly elections. A total of 40 operators handled calls from telephone users. Photo: The Hindu Archives

The majority of political parties reject the Law Commission’s proposal to hold simultaneous elections to the Lok Sabha and the State Assemblies on the grounds that it negates the principles of federalism and is anti-democratic.
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