ECI registers Pawan Kalyan’s Janasena Party as political party

North Gazette News/New Delhi
The Election Commission of India on Thursday registered Telugu superstar Pawan Kalyan’s Janasena Party as a political party.

As per reports, Pawan Kalyan’s Janasena Party has been given registration to under Section 29A of the Representation of the People Act, 1951 with effect from November 24, 2014.

The ECI has set aside objections received against the registration of Pawan Kalyan’s Janasena Party, in reply to public notice published in this regard.

The ECI has treated the objections as unsustainable to deny registration to Pawan Kalyan’s Janasena Party.

In a communication sent to Pawan Kalyan’s party, ECI has directed the party to follow and comply the provisions Under Section 29B and 29C of the Representation of the People Act, 1951 which are applicable to all political parties.

The ECI has also indicated the facility of availing of Common Symbol under provisions of paragraph 10B of the Symbols (Reservation and Allotment) Order. The Party has already applied for Registration for both the states of Andhra Pradesh and Telangana for Local body Election purpose.