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Vijayvargiya ‘Chunnu-Munnu’ remarks violated ballot code provisions: Election Commission

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By: PTI | New Delhi | October 30, 2020 2:03:24 pm In his response, Vijayvargiya mentioned the remarks quoted within the discover are in full misunderstanding of its context.The Election Commission on Friday mentioned the “chunnu-munnu” remarks made by Kailash Vijayvargiya towards Congress’ Digvijaya Singh and Kamal Nath have been in violation of the ballot code provisions and suggested the senior BJP chief to not use “any such word” in his public utterances in the course of the mannequin code interval.
The fee had issued a discover to the BJP chief on October 26 in search of his reply.
According to the discover, the assertion made in Sanwer, Indore, throughout an election rally on October 14 towards the 2 was discovered to be in violation of the provisions of the mannequin code.
The BJP chief had additionally dubbed them as ‘gaddar’ or traitors.
Bypolls to 28 Madhya Pradesh Assembly seats might be held on November three for which campaigning is on
In his response, Vijayvargiya mentioned the remarks quoted within the discover are in full misunderstanding of its context.
The grievance is in an election pushed narrative of the Congress occasion to vary the course of the election, he mentioned.
The BJP chief additionally mentioned that “abiding by the directions of the Election Commission and the provisions of the Model Code of Conduct is paramount for him as well as every party worker of the BJP, and he has highest regard of the same.”
The order mentioned the fee has fastidiously thought-about the matter “and is of considered view that Kailash Vijayvargiya has violated Para (2) of Part I of the General Conduct Model Code of Conduct for the Guidance of Political Parties and Candidates”.
The fee suggested Vijayvargiya that “while making public utterances he should not use any such word or statement during the period of Model Code of Conduct.” 📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Click right here to affix our channel (@indianexpress) and keep up to date with the newest headlines For all the newest India News, obtain Indian Express App.

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