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Hyderabad BJP candidate alleges bogus voting

The BJP pick also alleged that the police personnel stationed at centres 140 and 141 were ‘being rude to genuine voters’ and not allowing them inside the polling booths.

Published: 12th April 2019 07:30 AM  |   Last Updated: 12th April 2019 07:30 AM   |  A+A-

Bhagavanth Rao

By Express News Service

HYDERABAD: BJP candidate in Hyderabad Parliamentary constituency Bhagavanth Rao raised a complaint against AIMIM workers alleging ‘booth capture’ of polling stations 34, 35 in Malakpet on Thursday. 

Bhagwanth Rao, since 8 am updated 42 tweets on his Twitter page alleging that AIMIM workers were allegedly capturing booths in Charminar, Karwan, Malakpet, Chandrayangutta and Bahadurpura Assembly constituencies. The BJP pick also alleged that the police personnel stationed at centres 140 and 141 were ‘being rude to genuine voters’ and not allowing them inside the polling booths.

Meanwhile, Hyderabad Police Commissioner Anjani Kumar laid to rest Bhagvanth Rao’s allegations and claimed that the ‘information was incorrect’. 



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  • SRI

    Technology is developing. Let us hope that the Election Commission shall introduce Bio-metric system based on face recognition at least by next elections to avoid such booth capturing complaints and proxy voting.
    3 years ago reply
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