The Inside Story of Jagan government’s spat with Ramesh Kumar

Just what went wrong between Andhra Pradesh chief minister YS Jaganmohan Reddy and former State Election Commissioner N Ramesh Kumar? Filter Kaapi tells you the inside story of the fallout that has now become a constitutional stand-off, with the Andhra Pradesh High court revoking the government's order appointing a new SEC, replacing Ramesh Kumar. When … Continue reading The Inside Story of Jagan government’s spat with Ramesh Kumar

Another legal snub for Jagan regime in Andhra Pradesh

If the three legal blows the Andhra Pradesh High court inflicted on the state government were not bad enough, today's verdict overturning the ordinance that removed State Election Commissioner N Ramesh Kumar is a personal embarrassment for Jaganmohan Reddy. The chief minister had personally taken on Ramesh Kumar, accusing him of caste bias and being … Continue reading Another legal snub for Jagan regime in Andhra Pradesh

An error during the oath taking ceremony of AP High court Chief Justice

It was a slip of the tongue that had to be corrected, keeping in mind matters of protocol. Jitendra Kumar Maheshwari, the new Chief Justice of Andhra Pradesh High court, while taking his oath said ``Chief Justice of the High court of Madhya Pradesh' by mistake. It was probably because the Chief Justice had served … Continue reading An error during the oath taking ceremony of AP High court Chief Justice