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EC notice to BJP on 'Tiranga Yatra'

September 16, 2004 17:25 IST

The election commission on Thursday issued a notice to the Bharatiya Janata Party to explain whether its leader Uma Bharti's 'Tiranga Yatra' through Maharashtra amounted to violation of the model code of conduct.

The BJP has seven days to file its reply, sources said.

The EC took the action on the basis of an advocate's complaint.

Maharashtra is going to the polls on October 13.

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EC should also raise objection to the Congi's tiranga jhanda which unduly influences emotionally charged and illiterate voters into believing that it represents India. ...

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