ANDHRA PRADESH

Lok Satta poll vigilance panel formed

KURNOOL, FEB. 26. The Lok Satta on Thursday formed the district-level election vigilance panel here on Thursday. Senior advocate, Ramasubba Reddy, will be the president of the 25-member panel while the Lok Satta district secretary, C. Yellaiah, will act as the convener.

Speaking to reporters, Mr. Yellaiah said the panel would undertake several activities to facilitate election of sane persons as public representatives. Besides holding debates and arranging common platform for contestants, the panel would release to the press copies of the affidavit filed by the contestants. Also, the panel would keep vigil over the polling process.

The district president of Lok Satta, Ramakrishna Reddy, and others were present at the meeting.