Staff Reporter

BANGALORE: The first challenge to the new delimitation of wards for Bangalore came up for hearing before the Karnataka High Court on Wednesday. Two residents of Bangalore — Kempakamma and Nataraj — have challenged the delimitation of BBMP wards. While Ms. Kempakamma challenged the delimitation of Hoodi, Mr. Nataraj contested the delimitation of Horamavu. A Division Bench comprising Chief Justice P.D. Dinakaran and Justice V.G. Sabhahit ordered issue of notices to the Government, the BBMP and the Election Commission.