Special arrangements will be put in place for the Assembly elections on October 15 in Haryana to prevent bogus voting, officials have said.
Polling of "postal ballots" by police personnel who are on election duty, was stopped by the District Collector here on Sunday following a complaint of bogus voting.
A fresh police complaint has been registered against Haryana youth and sports minister Sukhbir Kataria in a bogus voting case, taking the number of complaints to six, officials said Sunday.
A BSP candidate has approached the Election Commission alleging that proxy voting took place in 40 polling booths in the district on April 10, district authorities said.
A BJP worker has filed a private complaint of defamation against NCP legislator Dhananjay Munde for allegedly making accusations of bogus voting against his estranged uncle and BJP leader Gopinath Munde.
BJP has requested the Election Commission
to ask persons with unknown origin to vacate the area in order to prevent
bogus voting in the state.
The Bombay High Court
asked the State Election Commission to devise a system to ensure that no bogus votes are cast.
Kerala Chief Minister
Oommen Chandy on Tuesday termed as "unfortunate" the charge by the
LDF that the ruling UDF combine passed the Vote on Account
Bill in the Assembly by bogus voting.
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