Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal
The state Congress election management committee president Suresh Pachouri has submitted the list of 20,000 fake voters to the chief electoral officer, here on Thursday.
The president and the former minister Suresh Pachouri told CEO Salina Singh that the list contains the names of many voters who have died; voters who are registered in many booths and many ineligible voters.
Pachouri said he was submitting the list of some districts as sample. He said there are thousands of fake voters in each district. Party leaders urged Chief Electoral Officer to strike out duplicate names immediately
Pachouri said that he had already submitted a memorandum to the election commission on April 14 regarding the irregularities in the Bhojpur constituency.
He asked the CEO to rectify the voters list and remove the names of the duplicate, dead and migrated voters from the list at the earliest.
Among those present on the occasion included state Congress election management committee member Pravin Kakkad, JP Dhanopia, Durgesh Sharma, Yogendra Singh Parihar, Shanu Qureshi, Jitendra Mishra and others.