This is detailed Judgment from AP High Court the GO concerning painting of Panchayat Buildings in YSRCP flag colors is quashed. Also, it asked Registry to book Principal Secretary, Panchayat Raj Department, the Chief Secretary to the Government Neelam Sawhney, and the Commissioner, Panchayat Raj & Rural Development, under Contempt of Court proceedings.
Suryadevara Venkata Rao Vs State of AP on 22 May 2020
24. In view of the discussion made hereinabove, we allow this petition, set aside G.O.Ms.No.623 dated 23.04.2020, holding that adding of three
colours of the YSRC party flag, viz., Green, Blue and White, in lieu of agrarian nature of the State to paint the Gram Panchayat buildings, is in gross violation of the directions issued vide order dated 10.03.2020 in W.P.(PIL).Nos.177 of 2019 and 18 of 2020, confirmed in S.L.P.(C) Nos.6384-6385 of 2020 vide order dated 23.03.2020. In the facts of the case, the petitioner is also entitled for the costs quantified at Rs.10,000/- (Rupees Ten Thousand only). All the pending miscellaneous applications shall stand closed.
A complete indexed and mess-wise segregated collection of reprimands received by this incumbent State Government of YSRC Party are here.