Bhubaneswar: BJD moves Odisha Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) alleging involvement of BJP workers in smashing of EVM at Kamasasan in Brahmagiri ,Puri .
BJD alleged that BJP Satyabadi MLA candidate smashed of EVM at booth no 78.
BJD submitted a memorandum to the Chief Electoral Officer alleging involvement of BJP in both the incidents. The ruling party also demanded stringent action against the accused involved in the incidents.
Earlier on Thursday, BJP MLA candidate from Sorada assembly constituency Nilamani Bisoyi was arrested for allegedly smashing the EVM in polling booth no-182 at Renti village in the constituency. Bisoyi was initially detained by the police and later arrested on the basis of a complaint filed by the presiding officer of the booth.