SP's Shahista Parveen violates poll conduct in Behraich; booked
Behraich: National Secretary of Samajwadi Party, Shahista Parveen on Sunday has been booked for violating the election code of conduct.
A party hoarding with the photo of Shahista over it was not removed despite warnings from the election commission and local police after the election code of conduct was imposed in the state.
Majority of hoardings and posters were removed in a campaign run by the EC after the model of conduct came into force. Local leaders were directed to remove rest of the hoardings.
Meanwhile, a case has been lodged at the Rupaideeha Police Station under sections 171 and 137A of the People Representative Act against Shahista Parveen.
According to the police station incharge Rajesh Kumar Singh, several warnings were issued to Shahista but she ignored them.
Behraich, however, will go for poll in the fifth phase on February 27, 2017.