secret under the existing RP Act/the Rules or under Article324 of the Constitution.4)On 23.02.2009, a Division Bench of this Court, on anobjection with regard to maintainability of the writ petition onthe ground that right to vote is not a fundamental right but isa statutory right, after considering
Union of India
Association for Democratic Reforms and Anr.
(2002) 5SCC 294 and
People’s Union for Civil Liberties
(2003) 4 SCC 399 held that even though the judgment in
Kuldip Nayar & Ors.
Union of India &Ors.
(2006) 7 SCC 1 did not overrule or discard the ratio laiddown in the judgments mentioned above, however, it createsa doubt in this regard, referred the matter to a larger Benchto arrive at a decision.5)One Centre for Consumer Education and Association forDemocratic Reforms have filed applications for impleadmentin this Writ Petition. Impleadment applications are allowed.