Elections in India: EC makes Covid negative report mandatory on counting day

With the election counting day just around the corner. EC has made the covid negative report mandatory for all the officials and agents to be present in the counting hall, all across the nation. This comes after the Madras HC lashed out on the EC and held it responsible for the surge in covid cases in the country. At present, India is reporting record-breaking cases and has an overburden on the health infrastructure. Other covid protocols have also been announced by the EC. Watch the video to know more on the latest update about the Election in India, with counting to begin from May 2.