Lawstreet Journal

Union Minister Anurag Thakur Receives EC Notice For Raising “Goli Maaro" Slogan

Lawstreet Journal 31 Jan 2020 5:31pm

Image courtesy: Lawstreet Journal Executive Union Minister Anurag Thakur Receives EC Notice For Raising “Goli Maaro" Slogan

Union Minister Anurag Thakur and BJP MP Parvesh Verma received a notice from Election Commission on Wednesday (January 29, 2020) for their incendiary slogan raised against anti-CAA protestors during two election rallies in Delhi. 

The Commission found them violating the Model Code of Conduct and they had given time till 12 PM on 30th January to give reply. 

Anurag thakur who is the Union Minister of State for Finance received the notice as he was asking the crowd to say “goli maaro” i.e. shoot down the traitors in a widely shared video. He had to give the answer to EC before Thursday noon (January 30, 2020).

West Delhi's BJP MP Parvesh Verma said, “what happened in Kashmir with Kashmiri Pandits could happen in Delhi," warning that lakhs of anti-CAA protesters in Shaheen Bagh could enter homes to kill and rape women. He also threatened them by saying that “it will take the BJP only an hour to clear off the protests in the area.”

The Delhi Chief Election Office (CEO) submitted the report to EC against Anurag Thakur and Parvesh Verma for their ‘Provocative’ language while campaigning for BJP due to forthcoming Delhi assembly polls. A senior official of Delhi CEO office said that “The Office of the Delhi CEO has submitted its report to the EC, on the suspected violation of Model Code of Conduct by Anurag Thakur, MP and BJP's star campaigner, for using provocative slogans,"

 

Author: Aditi Dubey

Continue Reading...

Tagged: Election Commissioner   Election Commission of India  
Disclaimer: SoOLEGAL in Media collaboration with Lawstreet Journal. SoOLEGAL take no responsbility for the content provided by Lawstreet Journal. For any discrepancies Contact Lawstreet Journal.
Did you find this write up useful? YES 0 NO 0
Featured Members view all

×

C2RMTo Know More

Something Awesome Is In The Work

0

DAYS

0

HOURS

0

MINUTES

0

SECONDS

Sign-up and we will notify you of our launch.
We’ll also give some discount for your effort :)

* We won’t use your email for spam, just to notify you of our launch.
×

SAARTHTo Know More

Launching Soon : SAARTH, your complete client, case, practise & document management SAAS application with direct client chat feature.

If you want to know more give us a Call at :+91 98109 29455 or Mail info@soolegal.com