BJP MLA from Fatehpura, Ramesh Katara: You’ll see the photograph of Jaswant Sinh Bhabhor (BJP candidate from Dahod) & Lotus image on the EVM, search for that & press the button. There shouldn’t be any room for error as Modi sa’ab has put in cameras this time. #Gujarat (15.04) (1/2) pic.twitter.com/bEKEYRIa4R
— ANI (@ANI) April 16, 2019
Katara, who’s a BJP legislator from Fatehpura, was campaigning within the space for Jaswant Sinh Bhabhor, the saffron celebration’s candidate and present MP from the seat. “You’ll see the photograph of Jaswant Sinh Bhabhor and lotus image on the EVM, search for that and press the button. There shouldn’t be any room for error as Modi sahab has put in cameras this time,” Katara is heard telling a gathering of individuals in a video shared on social media.
“Who voted for the BJP, and who voted for the Congress, it will be seen. Aadhaar Card and all other cards have your photo now, if there are fewer votes from your booth then he (Modi) will come to know who did not cast vote and then you will not get jobs,” ANI quoted Katara as saying.
Katara has been served a show-cause discover by the Dahod collector and district election officer VL Kharadi for his remarks. However, Zee News reported that when questioned, the BJP MLA denied threatening voters and claimed that info have been misinterpreted within the video. TV9 Gujarati, a neighborhood information channel, reported that Katara has additionally been served a notice by the Election Commission for violation of the Model Code of Conduct (MCC).
His feedback, nevertheless, have enraged the Opposition. The Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) tweeted to focus on that such threats couldn’t be taken calmly.
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— Rashtriya Janata Dal (@RJDforIndia) April 16, 2019
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