UP CEO seeks report on Togadia`s provoking remarks

Chief Electoral Officer of UP said that a report would be sought on the alleged provoking statement of international working president of VHP.

Updated: Jan 05, 2012, 21:06 PM IST

Lucknow: Chief Electoral Officer of Uttar
Pradesh on Thursday said that a report would be sought on the
alleged provoking statement of international working president
of Vishwa Hindu Parishad Pravin Togadia.

"A report would be sought from the district electoral
officer of Lucknow," CEO Umesh Sinha told reporters in a reply
to a question.

During a press conference here, Togadia allegedly made
some provoking and derogatory remark. Some provoking posters
were also put up in the hall where Togadia held the press
meet.

PTI