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EC snubs Congress’ grievance on PM Modi’s ‘stagger’, says ‘it wasn’t a roadshow’ | India Recordsdata

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The come came after Congress filed a grievance to the ECI against the PM Modi for campaigning all over vote casting for 2nd a part of Gujarat Assembly polls.

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Hours after Congress filed a grievance to the Election Commission of India (ECI) against Prime Minister Narendra Modi, the Extra Chief Electoral Officer knowledgeable that the Election Officer of Ahmedabad has submitted a characterize on the matter. Extra informing, he said that as per the characterize PM Modi wasn’t addressing the roadshow and the crowd changed into there by itself.

“Rapidly after the Congress social gathering complained in regards to the Prime Minister walking in direction of the booth to cast his vote, we asked for an instantaneous characterize from the Election Officer in Ahmedabad. As per the characterize it does not fetch established that it changed into a roadshow and the crowd changed into there by itself,” the Extra Chief Electoral officer changed into quoted as announcing by records agency ANI. 

The come came after the Congress social gathering on Monday filed a grievance to the Election Commission of India (ECI) against the Prime Minister for campaigning all over vote casting for the second a part of the Gujarat Assembly elections, alleging that it is a violation of the Mannequin Code of Conduct (MCC) and poll pointers. 

Opposition makes PM’s stagger a expansive difficulty

As PM Modi cast his vote in the Gujarat Assembly elections earlier in the morning a peculiar grievance by Congress came to the forefront. Congress filed a grievance to the Election Commission of India against the Prime Minister over his ‘stagger’ in direction of the booth whereas the vote casting for the second part in Gujarat changed into underway.

Supporting Congress, West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee also reacted to the wide ragged social gathering’s grievance and said that a roadshow just isn’t popular on the day of vote casting. “Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his social gathering americans are VVIPs, they are able to enact one thing else and they will likely be excused. The Election Commission must silent withhold in mind it,” she said. 

She additional added, “We abide by the EC, but I enact agree with what the Supreme Courtroom said that there must silent a honest machine by the ECI for submitting nominations. The election day roadshow is banned, but perhaps for them, it is all excused.”

Row over PM Modi’s ‘stagger’

The row erupted after PM Modi ditched his automotive and walked in direction of the polling station to cast his vote. Genuinely, after exercising his democratic comely, the Prime Minister changed into also viewed exhibiting his inked finger to the crowd gathered to welcome him. He then walked to his elder brother’s house, which is set 250 metres from the polling station.

The polling for the 2nd a part of the meeting elections in Gujarat commenced at 8 am at the present time. As a minimum 93 Assembly seats across Ahmedabad, Vadodara, and various central and northerly Gujarat regions went to vote all around the 2nd a part of the Gujarat polls. 

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