UP Election Result 2022: The results of the assembly elections in Uttar Pradesh, the most populous state in the country, will be declared tomorrow. Before the results, once again the high-voltage drama is going on in the state regarding the Electronic Voting Machine (EVM). Samajwadi Party supremo and former Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav accused the BJP of stealing votes through administrative machinery and claimed that the officials here are instructing the DMs to slow down the counting of votes where the BJP is losing. He said that this is the last election of democracy, after that you, we will have to revolutionize the way the fight was fought for freedom. Everyone should guard EVMs. Save votes from being stolen. Know what the BJP has to say on Akhilesh’s claims and what is the truth of the allegations regarding EVMs.
What has Akhilesh said?
Akhilesh Yadav has accused of tampering with EVMs in Varanasi by holding a press conference. Along with this, questions have also been raised on exit polls. Akhilesh Yadav said that if EVMs have to be removed, then tell the candidate. All the candidates and supporters of SP-alliance should be ready with their cameras to thwart the attempt of rigging in the counting of votes. Youth became soldiers in counting of votes to protect democracy and future. Akhilesh Yadav demanded change of DM of Varanasi, accusing the administration of carrying EVMs without security. He said that the officers will do what the government says. EVMs have been kept without security. There is a lot of resentment among the public against BJP. He said that since the SP is winning the elections in Ayodhya and Varanasi, there has been an uproar in the BJP.
What did Akhilesh say when EVMs were caught?
Akhilesh Yadav caught one vehicle of EVM in Varanasi, two ran away, if the government was not stealing votes then tell why two vehicles ran. Why was there no security arrangement? He said that apart from Banaras, three EAVM boxes and 500 ballots were seized in Bareilly. Apart from this, the SDM of Ghoraval in Sonbhadra caught EVMs.
What did the BJP say on Akhilesh’s allegations?
BJP has reacted sharply to all these allegations of Akhilesh. Union Information and Broadcasting Minister and election in-charge in UP Anurag Thakur said, “Wait for March 10.. Akhilesh (Yadav) has started saying even before the results are out that there is a glitch in the EVMs. Realized that people were not taking him seriously.The ‘Chaal, Charitra and Chehra’ of SP has been exposed.
At the same time, UP Deputy CM Keshav Prasad Maurya wrote, “All the so-called big leaders of the SP alliance have lost the election, stop the gimmicks before counting the votes, all the candidates from the Election Commission are allowed to guard the EVM machine, but in Uttar Pradesh Now the party which works honestly against casteist, familyist, hooliganism, rioters is and will remain with the government.
What did the Election Commission say on Akhilesh’s allegations?
At the same time, in this whole matter, the Election Commission said that EVMs were being taken for training, which was stopped by some political people and spread rumors by calling them EVMs used in elections. The Election Commission issued a statement saying that it has been brought to the notice by some media channels that some Electronic Voting Machines were being carried in a vehicle in Varanasi today, which was objected by the political representatives present there. The commission claimed that all the electronic voting machines used for voting are sealed inside the strong room and are protected under a three-tier security cover of central paramilitary forces. It said that these machines are completely isolated and secure and are under CCTV surveillance.
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