The Election Fee revoked senior Congress chief and former Madhya Pradesh chief minister Kamal Nath’s star campaigner standing for a number of mannequin code violations, on Friday. The by-polls to twenty-eight Madhya Pradesh Meeting seats shall be held on November 3. At present, campaigning for the by-election to the state Meeting is underway within the state.
“If any marketing campaign is completed by Kamal Nath from now onwards, the complete expenditure shall be borne by the candidate in whose constituency marketing campaign is being undertaken,” the Election Fee stated in its order.
The ballot physique took this motion after Kamal Nath used the phrase ‘merchandise’ for a girl candidate and stated that the utilization of the phrase for a woman constitutes a violation of advisory issued by the Fee.
Taking one other criticism in discover the place the Congress chief has spoken towards present state chief minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan, the Fee stated that its report confirms the violation of the mannequin code of conduct.
The ballot panel had issued a discover to Nath after he used the jibe towards BJP candidate, Imarti Devi, at a ballot rally just a few days in the past. The discover was issued following a criticism by the BJP and reference by the Nationwide Fee for Girls on Nath’s distasteful feedback.
Addressing a ballot assembly final week in Gwalior’s Dabra city; whose meeting seat Imarti Devi is contesting for, Kamal Nath stated the Congress candidate was a “easy particular person” in contrast to his opponent who was an “merchandise”.