Congress chief Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on Friday mentioned the Election Fee wants to start out performing decisively on studies of personal automobiles transporting digital voting machines, and a severe re-evaluation of using Digital Voting Machines (EVMs) must be carried out by all nationwide events.
Her remarks came visiting a video that surfaced on social media allegedly exhibiting EVMs in what was claimed to be the automobile of a BJP candidate in Assam.
Tagging the tweet which carried the video, Priyanka Gandhi mentioned each time there may be an election, movies of personal automobiles caught transporting EVMs present up.
“Unsurprisingly they’ve the next issues in widespread: 1. The automobiles often belong to BJP candidates or their associates. 2. The movies are taken as one-off incidents and dismissed as aberrations three. The BJP makes use of its media equipment to accuse those that uncovered the movies as sore losers,” the Congress common secretary mentioned.
The actual fact is that too many such incidents are being reported and nothing is being performed about them, she mentioned.
“The EC wants to start out performing decisively on these complaints and a severe re-evaluation of using EVMs must be carried out by all nationwide events,” she mentioned in a collection of tweets.
Final evening a polled EVM machine was being taken in Patharkandi Vidhan Sabha, Assam when a crowd intercepted it as automobile did not belong to EC. As per sources, EC automobile had damaged down and officers took a carry in a passing automobile that was later recognized as belonging to a BJP candidate.
As per ANI sources, an FIR has been lodged on unknown individuals who attacked the automobile carrying the polled EVM. Additional investigations are on in regards to the sequence of occasions, the EVM was not tampered with throughout the crowd assault and is within the custody of the administration.
(With inputs from businesses)