EVM controversy in UP: EC orders action against Varanasi ADM

Ground Report | New Delhi: EVM controversy in UP; After allegations of Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav taking out EVMs in UP, the Election Commission on Wednesday ordered action against the ADM of Varanasi. According to sources in the Election Commission, news agency ANI has reported that orders have been given to suspend Varanasi’s, ADM NK Singh.

According to sources, the Election Commission has given instructions to suspend the ADM of Varanasi for alleged violation of rules related to transportation of training AVMs in UP. In this regard, the Chief Election Commissioner of UP has been instructed to take further action.

On Tuesday, Akhilesh Yadav had said that the District Magistrate of Varanasi was taking out EVMs without informing the local candidates. He asked the Election Commission to investigate the matter.

A day after Samajwadi Party (SP) president Akhilesh Yadav alleged tampering of Electronic Voting Machines (EVMs) in Varanasi, the Election Commission (EC) asked the Uttar Pradesh (UP) chief election office to Varanasi’s Additional District Magistrate (ADM) has asked to take action against NK. Lion.

“The news of EVM stuck in Varanasi is giving a message to every assembly of UP to be alert. All the candidates and supporters of SP-alliance should be ready with their cameras to thwart the attempt of rigging in the counting of votes. Youth democracy and future.” Protect, be a soldier in the counting of votes.”

Yadav said, “If EVMs are being transported like this then we need to be cautious. It is theft. We need to save our votes. We can go to court against it but before that I ask people to democracy. I want to appeal to save said. This comes hours before the counting of votes for the UP Assembly elections begins at 8 am on Thursday.

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