Rajasthan Election 2023: BJP seeks action against Priyanka Gandhi Vadra, Union Ministers knocks Election Commission

Union Ministers Hardeep Singh Puri and Arjun Ram Meghwal, along with party leaders Anil Baluni and Om Pathak, on Wednesday, made a complaint against Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to the Election Commission (EC) for violating the model code of conduct.

Addressing a public meeting in Dausa on October 20, Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra brought up the matter of the ‘envelope’ submitted by PM Modi as a donation in the temple of DevNarayan Ji, Malaseri Doongri Temple located in Rajasthan and alleged that it had only 21 rupees and related other government schemes with same.

Reverting, Union Ministers Hardeep Singh Puri and Arjun Ram Meghwal, along with party leaders Anil Baluni and Om Pathak, on Wednesday, made a complaint against Priyanka Gandhi Vadra to the Election Commission (EC) for violating the model code of conduct.

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Talking to the reporters, Arjun Ram Meghwal said: “Today we met members of the Election Commission regarding a statement by Congress leader Priyanka Gandhi Vadra on 20th October that violated the Model Code of Conduct and Representation of People Act. We want to ask ECI if Priyanka Gandhi Vadra is above the Model Code of Conduct. We demand ECI to take action against her.”

Meghwal further adds: “A statement which she admits by saying that I don’t know whether it is right or wrong and yet she goes on speaking, above all You cannot spread lies with religious sentiments, you cannot spread ill-will, in fact you cannot propagate with religious sentiments.”

Union Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said on social media platform X, “Submitted a written complaint against violation of Model Code of Conduct & various laws by Congress leader Smt Priyanka Vadra in her malicious attempts to spread rumours against personal offering made by PM @narendramodi Ji at DevNarayan Ji, Malaseri Doongri Temple in Jan 2023.”

Polling in Rajasthan is scheduled for November 25 followed by counting on December 3.