EVM tampering claim: Defamation notice to newspaper

Vandana Suryavanshi, returning officer of the constituency, dismissed the report in a newspaper as "false news" and said a defamation notice has been issued to the publication.

BySouth First Desk

Published Jun 17, 2024 | 4:30 PMUpdatedJun 17, 2024 | 4:30 PM


A fresh controversy has erupted over EVM tampering claims with the Opposition citing a media report alleging a relative of the Shiv Sena candidate in Mumbai North West Lok Sabha constituency was found using a mobile phone “connected” to an EVM on counting day. The returning officer of the constituency said a defamation case has been slapped against the newspaper.

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