Orissa HC Slaps Stay Order On Nuapada NAC Election

**Cuttack:** While the State Election Commission is all set to formally notify on Friday for the elections of three NACs in Odisha, including Nuapada, Orissa High Court (HC) on Thursday put a stay on the April 3 Nuapada NAC election after admitting a petition challenging the Nuapada Collector’s notification on ward delimitation and seat reservation.

According to reports, the HC has put stay orders over the coming Nuapada NAC election after receiving petition by aggrieved petitioner Mahesh Kumar Nial challenging the ward reservation and seat reservation.

The Court has also post the next hearing on Monday next week.

Reportedly, the tenure of Nuapada NAC expires on April 12.