TMC candidate casting vote for another caught on camera

Caught on television cameras casting a vote for another person, TMC candidate admitted he did to help `inebriated` voter during first phase of panchayat elections in West Bengal`s Purulia.

Last Updated: Jul 11, 2013, 21:00 PM IST

Jhalda (WB): Caught on television cameras casting a vote for another person, a Trinamool Congress candidate lamely admitted that he did so to help the voter who was `inebriated`, during the first phase of the panchayat elections at Jhalda in West Bengal`s Purulia district on Thursday.
TMC candidate J Bagdi who was seen casting vote on behalf of a voter, when questioned said "He is drunk. His hands are trembling.

"He asked me to vote for him. That`s why I voted on his behalf," Bagdi said.

PTI