Sangrur, February 14
Alleging assault on their candidates and bogus voting, leaders of the SAD and AAP, together with Independents from Bhawanigarh, right this moment sat on a protest towards the native police. However, in Sunam, the ruling occasion leaders alleged bogus voting. In different cities, elections remained largely peaceable.
“Policemen didn’t take any motion when Congress employees attacked SAD leaders and threatened Independent candidates. Congress has misused all official equipment. We is not going to raise our protest until motion is taken towards native cops,” mentioned Harbhajan Singh Happy, who contested as an Independent.
In Dhuri, some AAP leaders alleged that they had been attacked by some individuals close to the polling station of ward number one and demanded motion. “In Bhawanigarh, another person forged the vote of our candidate Ram Singh of ward quantity 10 and his spouse. Congress misused its energy at different locations as its leaders know that they’d lose elections,” alleged Sangrur BJP chief Randeep Deol.
In Sunam, native Congress halqa incharge Daman Thind Bajwa alleged: “ In ward quantity 8, votes of 18 individuals had been forged by another person. Opposition events resorted to bogus voting as they’re shedding election,” he alleged.
“There was no violence and we’re trying into complaints acquired from Bhawanigarh and Dhuri,” mentioned Sangrur SSP Vivek Sheel Soni. — TNS