1 month jail term for Jagdambika Pal for violating code

A court here has awarded one-month jail term to BJP MP Jagdambika Pal for violating Model Code of Conduct during the 2014 Lok Sabha elections. The MP, however, was granted bail by the court soon after. Pal had been charged for using vehicles more than the permissible limit during a rally in Bansi while campaigning […]

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Code violations, HC asks election panel to act

State Election Commission and the city police has been asked by the Delhi High Court  to take proper action on complaints of violations of Model Code of Conduct during MCD elections last year. A bench of Chief Justice D Murugesan and Justice V K Jain said any inaction on the part of the commission and the police would […]

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Jharkhand speaker charged with violating poll code

Charges were framed against Jharkhand assembly Speaker C.P. Singh in a case related to the violation of the model code of conduct during the 2009 Lok Sabha elections. The charges were framed in a Ranchi court Friday. The charges against Singh are that posters and banners were put up in banned areas of Ranchi. Two […]

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