273 model code violations in Uttar Pradesh

Last Updated: Friday, January 6, 2012 - 23:00

Lucknow: A total of 273 cases of violation of
model code of conduct have been filed in Uttar Pradesh and
unaccounted cash totalling Rs 6.48 crore has been recovered by
flying squads constituted by the Election commission, official
sources said here on Friday.

"Till now 273 cases have been reported in the state while
1,026 illegal arms and 1,316 cartridges were recovered by the
EC teams," an official release issued here said.

Unaccounted cash totalling Rs 6.48 crore has been
recovered in the drive from different parts of the state and
2,53,642 persons have been booked, it added.

In raids conducted by teams of excise department, 15
persons were arrested and 7,200 litres of country liquor was
recovered.

PTI



First Published: Friday, January 6, 2012 - 23:00

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