Bhimnagar: The district returning officer on Friday ordered lodging of a case against the Samajwadi Party candidate from Sambhal and party workers for violation of
model code of conduct during the road show of state unit president Akhilesh Yadav here yesterday.
"During the road show there had been some cases of violation of model code of conduct. Directives have been issued for lodging a case against the SP candidate from the seat and his supporters," district returning officer Anuj Kumar Jha said.
Banners and flags had been put up at several places during the road show in the area which had also witnessed traffic jams.