The Trinamool Congress has hit out on the Election Commission over its discover to celebration supremo and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, searching for to know what motion the ballot panel has taken on the complaints filed towards the BJP. Party spokesperson Mahua Moitra mentioned the ballot physique ought to “at least keep up the farce of impartiality”.
“Mamatadi issued notice by @ECISVEEP on @BJPs complaint, What about TMC complaints of 1. Video evidence of BJP candidate distributing cash 2. Cash coupons distributed to attend BJP mtng & vote,” she tweeted.
The Election Commission has issued to Banerjee for her enchantment to Muslim voters whereas campaigning in Hooghly to not permit their votes get cut up amongst completely different political events. The ECI has requested her to reply to the discover throughout the subsequent 48 hours. The discover was issued on Wednesday.
The discover mentioned the ballot panel had obtained a grievance from a BJP delegation alleging that on April 3, she appealed to the Muslim voters to not let their votes get cut up amongst completely different political events in the course of the election rally at Tarakeshwar in Hooghly.
“Kanyashree, Kanyashree, there are scholarships up to the university. There is Shishashree for Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes. For general category there is Swami Vivekananda Scholarship. There is Aikyashree for my brothers and sisters belonging to the minority community and I have given it to 2 crores and 35 lakh beneficiaries. I am requesting my minority brothers and sisters with folded hands don’t divide the minority votes after listening to the devil (shaitaan) person who had taken money from the BJP,” the discover quoted Banerjee as saying.
The EC mentioned it discovered her speech violating the provisions of the Representation of the People Act and the mannequin code.