Election Commission (EC) Secretary Mohammad Abdullah informed that the order of Supreme Court regarding not allowing ‘scale’ as electoral symbol for any political party should be observed and there is no alternative of it.
The EC secretary told this while talking with the reporters at his office in EC secretariat in the capital’s Sher-e-Bangla Nagar on Wednesday.
Abdullah said, ” I have learned about the decision taken by the High Court (HC) through media reports. As per the constitution, any order declared by the Supreme Court (SC) should be abide by lower courts and all the lower executives. Any order given by HC should obviously be maintained by all authorities.”
He said, “We will take appropriate steps after receiving the order by SC. The order isn’t received at hand yet.”
EC Commissioner Md Shahnewaz told poriborton.com, “We didn’t get the SC order yet and can’t say anything without seeing that earlier. Decision will …Read More