RK Nagar bypoll: EC rejected actor Vishal, Deepa's nomination

RK Nagar bypoll: EC rejected actor Vishal, Deepa's nomination
RK Nagar bypoll EC rejected actor Vishal and Deepa nomination

CHENNAI: The Election Commission (EC) on Tuesday evening rejected actor Vishal and late CM Jayalalithaa's niece Deepa Jayakumar's nomination papers for the upcoming RK Nagar byelection.

According to media reports, the actor's nomination was turned down after two of the proposer's in Vishal's nomination said it was not their signature. Deepa's nomination was reportedly turned down owing to certain 'discrepancies' in a form.

RK Nagar bypoll EC rejected actor Vishal and Deepa nomination