BJP candidate, aides booked in Pilibhit

BJP candidate from Pilibhit allegedly prevented a photographer of EC to record the meeting of MP Varun Gandhi.

Bareilly: A case was on Monday registered against
a BJP candidate from Pilibhit city seat and his aides for
allegedly preventing a photographer of Election Commission
from recording meeting of MP Varun Gandhi.

BJP candidate Satpal Gangwar took permission to hold a
meeting of party leader Varun Gandhi at Venkat hall in the
city, returning officer Naeem Hussain said.

He said that when videographer of the surveillance team
of the commission reached the spot to record the meeting last
night, he was prevented by the MLA and his aides.

The RO said that BJP leader and workers snatched the
camera of the videographer, locked him inside a room and
deleted the videos.

Hussain said that a case has been lodged against the BJP
candidate Gangwar and his supporters in this connection.