India Bole: Supreme Punch on Literacy In Haryana

Updated : 21 Dec,2015 | 21:41 PM

Supreme Court on Thursday upheld a Haryana State law mandating that only those having “minimum” educational qualifications will be eligible to contest panchayat elections in the State. Now the question arises that in a state like Haryana, where the literacy rate is way too low already, how apt is to impose such a law?