The Representation of the People Act,1951
Section 98. Decision of the High Court
At the conclusion of the trial of the an election petition 1[the High Court] shall make in order-
(a) Dismissing the election petition; or
(b) Declaring the election of 2[all or any of the returned candidates] to be void; or
(c) Declaring the election of 4[all or any of the returned candidates] to be void and the petitioner or any other candidate to have been duly elected 3[***]
1 Subs by Act 47 of 1966, sec. 42, for “the Tribunal” (w.e.f. 14-12-1966.)
2. Subs. by Act 27 of 1956, sec. 53, for “the returned candidate” .
3. The word “or” and clause (d) omitted by Act 27 of 1956, sec. 53.