Maharashtra Congress files EC complaint against BJP, Nitin Gadkari


The Congress has filed a complaint against Union Minister Nitin Gadkari and the BJP for violating Model Code of Conduct. The Maharashtra Pradesh Congress Committee contended that the the saffron party had flouted rules regarding the ‘involvement of children in election-related activities’.

“Despite clear directives from the Election Commission regarding the prohibition of involving children in election-relate activities, BJP and Nitin Gadkari have been using school children for the purpose of their personal campaign,” the letter to the Chief Electoral Officer said.

(With inputs from agencies)

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Published: 03 Apr 2024, 04:14 PM IST


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