Current Affairs


  1. Every voter has a fundamental right to know educational qualification of a candidate, who has a duty not to lie about his or her academic past, SC has held.
  2. There is a duty cast on the candidates to give correct information about their educational qualifications.
  3.  Verdict came on appeals filed by Mairembam Prithviraj alias Prithviraj Singh & Pukhrem Sharatchandra Singh against each other challenging judgment of Manipur High Court.
  4. HC had declared as “void” the election of Mr. Prithviraj in the 2012 polls on an NCP ticket against Congress nominee Mr. Sharatchandra from the Moirang Assembly seat in Manipur. It was alleged that Mr. Prithviraj, in his nomination papers, had said he was an MBA, which was found to be incorrect.