Chandigarh- The Shiromani Akali Dal (SAD) in the present day demanded the rapid suspension of the Deputy Commissioner, Commissioner of Police and senior cops of the Jalandhar parliamentary constituency who had acted in opposition to the mannequin code of conduct and colluded with the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) to make sure unlawful profit to its candidate throughout voting in the present day.
Asking the Election Commission of India (ECI) to taken extreme departmental motion in opposition to the officers, SAD – BSP joint candidate Dr Sukhwinder Kumar Sukhi mentioned “the officers are also guilty of misleading the Election Commission and have not informed the Commission of serious irregularities including goondaism done by AAP leaders and workers. The officers also did not deem it fit to pass on the complaints received from opposition parties to the EC and even filed conflicting reports to give the benefit of the doubt to the AAP candidate ”.
Giving particulars, Dr Sukhi mentioned there was full breakdown of the polling course of in Kartarpur meeting constituency in addition to many areas in different constituencies. He gave the instance of how he had caught two outsiders – one Montu of Amritsar South and one other Manjinder Singh of Faridkot exterior the polling cubicles in Kartarpur. “Both these outsiders were offering allurements to voters on behalf of the AAP government. No concrete action has been taken in the matter and no repoll ordered”.
Demanding a radical probe into the continual violations of the mannequin code of conduct within the constituency because the final a couple of fortnight, Dr Sukhi mentioned “AAP functionaries from the chief minister (Bhagwant Mann) right down to senior AAP ministers and legislators must also be proceeded in opposition to for violating the mannequin code.