1,500 grocery kits ‘to induce voters’ from Wayanad seized

A case has been registered under certain sections of the Indian Penal Code along with section 123 (1) of the Representation of People Act (bribery).

BySouth First Desk

Published Apr 26, 2024 | 5:53 PMUpdatedApr 26, 2024 | 5:53 PM


A day before polling in Kerala, Wayanad police on Thursday, 25 April, registered a case following the seizure of around 1,500 kits, containing daily provisions from a trade establishment at Sulthan Bathery in Wayanad, which are suspected to be have been readied to “influence voters”. A police official added 1,200 kits containing tobacco products were also seized.

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