PM’s Office Summoning Election Officials Unheard Of: Congress Shreds Centre


“Treating EC as a subservient software is yet one more low in Modi Authorities’s file,” Congress stated.

New Delhi:

The Congress at present slammed the federal government over a gathering between prime election officers and the Prime Minister’s Workplace, alleging that it was treating the Election Fee as its “subservient software”.

Congress normal secretary and chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala alleged that the federal government has fallen to a brand new low in destroying establishments within the nation.

Citing studies, together with one by information company Press Belief of India, {that a} Regulation Ministry official had sought the presence of the Chief Election Commissioner and Election Commissioners at a gathering with the PM’s Principal Secretary, the Congress chief stated this “was exceptional in impartial India”.

“Cat is out of the bag! What was whispered until now’s a truth. PMO summoning ECI was exceptional in impartial India. Treating EC as a subservient software is yet one more low in Modi Authorities’s file of destroying each establishment,” Mr Surjewala stated on Twitter tagging an Indian Specific information report on this regard.

The studies stated the Chief Election Commissioner had reservations on a be aware from a Regulation Ministry official that the Principal Secretary to Prime Minister, PK Mishra, will “chair a gathering” on a typical electoral roll and “expects CEC” to be current, reported information company Press Belief of India.

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