August 16, 2022

The Madras Excessive Court docket on Thursday imposed a price of Rs 25,000 on a PIL petitioner, who prayed for a course to the Election Fee of India to freeze the AIADMK’s “Two Leaves” image.

The petition is filed purely for publicity, the primary bench of Chief Justice M N Bhandari and Justice N Mala mentioned, whereas dismissing the general public curiosity litigation from metropolis resident P A Joseph, who claimed himself because the founder-president of J J Celebration.

Petition filed to freeze ‘two leaves’ image

The petition prayed for a course to the EC to think about his illustration dated June 28 to take essential motion in opposition to the rival teams of the AIADMK and freeze the “Two Leaves” image, till the disputes between Edappadi Okay Palaniswami and O Panneerselvam are solved, to guard public order and peace within the state.

In his petition, Joseph made some allegations in opposition to Palaniswami vis-a-vis the celebration’s management tussle, the place the dominant group backing the previous Chief Minister is pushing for him to take up the only management.

The petitioner had approached the Court docket with out even ready for every week from the ECI. The petition was filed purely for reasonable publicity, the bench mentioned and dismissed it in limine.

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